Leh - Rock and Mineral Museum
The Rock and Mineral museum houses hundreds of minerals, precious stones, semi-precious stones and fossils from the rocks and mountains of Ladakh. This museum is situated outside Shankar Gompa and houses the various geological curiosities that Ladakh has to offer. Some of the prominent attractions include a fossilized Dinosaur egg, a natural lingam, volcanic bombs and a piece of 'lightening rock'. Be sure to check out this place while you are here !