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Patna Museum in Patna

Patna Museum, unarguably is one of the well-maintained museums in the country which connects the glorious past with the modern age. Set up in the center of the city, the museum building houses splendid and the large collection of artifacts of the periods belonging to Mauryan, Gupta, Sunga, Kushan, Mughals and British era. The museum boasts of few collection which is unmatched elsewhere.

The most attractive items are the long fossil of a tree, Yakshini, polished stone Mauryan statue. There is also a good collection of Tibetian literature & paintings.
One can find here numerous Buddha statues, many of them bronze, belonging to different periods. This museum is worth a visiting.

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Location:
Patna
Bihar, India
Best time to visit Patna: 
Jan, 
Feb, 
Nov, 
Dec 
Ticket / Cost / Expenses:
₹10
Time people usually spend here:
2.5 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
25.6126529°N, 85.1330951°E
Distance from Patna city center to Patna Museum
-- km
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Thursday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Sunday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

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Read traveller's reviews about Patna Museum..

Overall Rating:4.3

reviews
  '5' out of 5
"A historical Place. Visit here to know more about King Ashoka. You can see original Ashoka pillars to Mughal's WAR equipment's."
  '5' out of 5
"Really wonderful And nice collection of ancient coins , art objects, paintings, instruments, paintings and as well as a fine collection related to Mr. Rajendra Prasad."
  '5' out of 5
"It is one of the best museums of India. A lot of oriental things are kept here. Didarganj Yakshi statue is unique."
  '4' out of 5
"Good. But could have been better. Its not yet one of those places you can be proud of."
  '5' out of 5
"A very wonderful place to visit excellent collection of historical itms"

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 14, 2016