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Anthropological Museum, Port Blair
Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Learn about the cultural history of Andaman and Nicobar with a visit to Anthropological Museum. The museum, established in 1975, boasts an extensive and educational display on the islands' indigenous tribes. Immerse yourself in the heritage of these ancient peoples--which still reside on the two islands--and admire the numerous artifacts and relics on exhibit. You'll see, among other things, weapons, clothing, an ancient Jarawa chest guard, and a skull discovered in a Sentinelese shack. Plan your visit to Anthropological Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Port Blair vacation generator.
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If you exactly want to know the island history .. Do visit there. A history lover will be in love with this place coz it clearly have models pictures and even the pictures of the tribes that came and ... read more »
Visited the Anthroplogical museum with my family in April 2016..its a must visit for all especially for children..very informative. a good collection of rare photographs are displayed
This museum provides a thorough and sympathetic portrait of the islands’ indigenous tribal communities. The glass display cases may be old school, but they don’t feel anywhere near as ancient as the s... read more »
The origin of man! Look out for the amazing display. Sadly photography ain't allowed.
It comprises beauty of Andaman.It presents awful craft work .
Small but well maintained museum with low price
Gives a good idea about the native tribes..
Harpreet S Gill
Nice museum.... Located centrally in the city
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