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Central Museum , Indore

Near GPO Square, Residency, Navlakha, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452001, India

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About Central Museum , Indore

Indore Museum, which is popularly known as Central Museum, is located near the General Post Office in Indore. The artifacts exhibited in the museum range from the prehistoric to the modern era. Museum has two galleries, out of which Gallery I houses all the artifacts from the prehistoric period of Madhya Pradesh ranging from 5,000 to 4,000 BC. This gallery also holds exhibits from western Malwa, which includes stone tools, quartz sickles, ornaments, and items of domestic use.


Attractions near Central Museum , Indore

Indore zoo (Kamla Nehru prani Sangrahalay)0.74km from Central Museum , Indore

This zoo is also known as Kamla Nehru Prani Sangrahalaya which Occupies an area of more than 51 acres, which is home to a wide variety of mammals, birds, and reptiles. There is a total number of 57 animal species and around 628 specimens in a lush Green environment, right in the centre of the city. A lot of tourists visit this place every day.

Nehru Park 2 2.13km from Central Museum , Indore

Kamala Nehru Park is a zoological park, which is popularly known as Chidiya Ghar. Located on A B Road between Naulakha and Chhawani, this zoological park overlooks the River Khan on one side. On the other end of this park, there is a children's playing area, which includes small rides and open gardens. This zoo is basically a conservation, education, and recreation organization.

Lal Bagh Palace3.36km from Central Museum , Indore

Lal Baag Palace is one of the most spectacular three-story buildings on the bank of the River Khan which was built by Maharaja Shivaji Rao Holkar from 1886-1921.  it was one of the most stylish residences in India. This Palace once hosted many royal receptions and even today reflects the lifestyle and taste of the Holkar Rulers.

Khajrana Ganesh Mandir4.14km from Central Museum , Indore

This is a famous pilgrimage centre in Indore bult during the reign of Holkar dynasty which was dedicated to the god Ganesha. This temple is locatd in a picturesque location and a lot of devotees visit this place everyday.

Tincha Water Falls18km from Central Museum , Indore

Tincha falls is the most popular falls in this region surrounded by lush green forests and it falls from a height of 300 feet. It is a very good place for trekking and is a good destination for a one day tour.

Patalpani Water Falls23.88km from Central Museum , Indore

The Patalpani Waterfall is located in Mhow Tehsil of Indore district which is approximately 300 feet high. The water flow is highest immediately after the rainy season. It goes almost dry in the summer season, and the stream is reduced to a trickle.

Where is Central Museum , Indore

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Indore is situated on the Malwa plateau.  There is a small 18th-century temple of Sangamnath or Indreshwar exists. The name Indore is due to this diety. It is the largest city in Madhya Pradesh state in central India.