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Odisha State Museum

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Address: Puri Cuttack Road, Bhubaneswar, India
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Very Good and Well Maintained Museum ...

Ot was a great visit . Entry fee was 10 INR for indian citizen and 100 for foreign citizens. Still mobile camara charges is 10 INR . Museum have all from scripture to weaponary... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ot was a great visit . Entry fee was 10 INR for indian citizen and 100 for foreign citizens. Still mobile camara charges is 10 INR . Museum have all from scripture to weaponary ... but all are of 10th Century BC ... Ashoka time period .. Yes you can visit this museum ... it will take 1 hour max.

Thank keith_dixit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really a learning experience for me. Unique and varied antique items present over here. You will love to see this place and learn a lot from here. A must see location.

Thank Subhalaxmi P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really fantastic and you will always learn from here and you will love this place. A place with ancient collections and varied artwork to catch your visit throughout.

Thank Djmohanty
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231 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Odisha state has a very rich history. Heritage from Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism has added to the history of this state. This museum make an attempt to cover the history of Odisha. Glimpses from the history are portrayed using the different artefacts. Paintings, statues, coins, handicrafts, mineral ores etc. care on display here. Tribal life of Odisha state is also... More 

Thank None I
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

You get glimpses of rich heritage, history and culture of Odisha state in this museum. Odisha state has rich history covering times of Ashoka, Ganga dynasty etc. There are several artefacts portraying Jain and Buddhist art and architecture. There are few sculptures carried from Konark Temple, Puri Temple and other medieval period temples of Bhubaneswar. You get an insight into... More 

Thank rambha b
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Museum will tell you about the once affluent state Orrisa. The museum is divided into several sections dedicated to painting, sculptures, cultural heritage of the state, the natural habitats, culture, the tribal life etc. If you love to know the state, do visit. Tickets are very cheap, just Rs 10/.

Thank Surabhi S
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Odisha State Museum was established in 1932 and later moved to the current building in 1960. There are various galleries in the museum such as Archaeology, Armory, Manuscripts, Bronze, Painting, Art & Craft, Epigraphy, Numismatics, Natural history and Anthropology etc. The Museum has a rich collection of the copper plates, terracotta, old Coins, stone inscriptions, unique manuscripts written on palm... More 

Thank Prafulla-28
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a very good museum for all tourist! All the items well displayed with all details & good lighting effects! The first floor Tribal art section is also very nicely design! The plus point odf this museum is they allowed you to take photos of every item displayed!

Thank Sharadtarde
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This museum is situated at kalpana square, bhubaneshwar. Situated at distance of about 3 km from bhubaneshwar railway station share autos will charge rs 10 -15 per person. Entrance to this museum costs rs 10 and we took photographs of exhibits with our mobile phones for no extra charge . This museum is closed on Mondays. The exhibits are well... More 

Thank gpradeepshenoy
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Good miusium. I Liked the museum and there are plenty of things that I liked so much I can't decide from where to start.

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