Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting
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About Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior
This is a state museum in Gwalior, located in the fortress of the Gujari Mahal. It displays numerous artifacts of the region, including a fragment of the Garuda capital of the Heliodorus pillar from Vidisha. Rare artifacts at the museum include Hindu and Jain sculptures dated to the 1st and 2nd centuries BCE, a miniature statue of Salabhanjika, terracotta items and replicas of frescoes seen in the Bagh Caves.
Attractions Near Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior
0.32km from Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior
Gwalior Fort is one of the most impenetrable fortresses located in the heart of Gwalior situated on the top of a vast rocky mountain. It is also the places where the second oldest reference of the number 'zero' has been found in the form of a carving inside a temple on the top of the fort. The entire fort complex is well maintained and includes temples, water tanks, and palaces.
Chaturbhuj Temple Gwalior Fort
0.36km from Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior
Chaturbhuj is a Hindu temple excavated in a rock face in the Gwalior Fort, in c875 AD, by Alla, the son of Vaillabhatta, and the grandson of Nagarabhatta of the Gurjara-Pratihara dynasty, in present-day Madhya Pradesh
Man Singh Palace
0.45km from Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior
Gwalior is also popular for the Man Singh Palace. Located within the Gwalior Fort, it is a splendid example of Hindu architecture of the 14th and 15th centuries. The Man Singh Palace was made under the rule of Tomar ruler Raja Man Singh. Construction of the palace was done between 1486 and 1516. This is also the place where Mughal emperor Aurangzeb jailed and killed his kin Murad.
Tomb of Tansen
0.89km from Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior
This is the tomb of Tanzen, One of the greatest musicians of India and en eminent vocalist in the courts of Akbar in the medieval period . Tansen Samaroh is the most significant music festival of Gwalior State. Well-known musicians participate in the Samaroh to offer musical tribute to Tansen near this place.
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For more information about Gujari Mahal archaeological museum Gwalior, visit: https://archaeology.mp.gov.in/en-us/Museums/State-Level-Museums/Gujri-Mahal-Museum-Gwalior