Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya - National Museum of Mankind, Bhopal

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Spread across 80 hectares (200 acres) of the Shamla Hills, Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya - National Museum of Mankind represents one of India's largest anthropology museums. With three indoor galleries and eight outdoor exhibitions, the museum tells the story of mankind in space and time. At the indoor exhibitions, look for intriguing items such as cave rock art paintings, which probably date back to prehistoric times. Open-air exhibitions display different settlements, including tribal habitat, coastal village, desert village, and Himalayan village. Arrange to visit Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya - National Museum of Mankind and other attractions in Bhopal using our Bhopal tour itinerary maker tool .
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  • A gigantic open museum less than 2 km away from famous Tribal museum of Bhopal. As name suggest, museum try to show different aspects of man’s life during prehistoric or centuries back. Many of the sp...  more »
  • A very good place to know about indian traditional culture, a place that represents whole india. Asia's largest museum which shows everything about live culture.  more »
  • This is a anthropology museum located in bhopal ..this place tells the story of evolution of man and culture..it is generaly closed on monday  more »

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