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About Visit the Archaeological Museum

Here’s an opportunity for you to visit one of the ancient museums in India. Plan a great trip to Sarnath with your loved ones. This archaeological museum is located amidst the natural environs. Take a look at the Buddhist Cultural wealth, a wide collection of artifacts which dates back to the Gupta era and Mauryan era. The artifacts are displayed at the two verandas and five huge galleries at this archaeological museum. These galleries are named based on the contents, namely Tathagata, Triratna, Shakyasimha, Trimurti and Ashutosh gallery. The most award-winning collections are displayed in the Shakyasimha gallery. The Mauryan Pillar has four lions back to back, below which you can find the representation of an elephant, bull and horse. Images of Buddhist divinities are displayed in the Triratna gallery while the images of Buddha are displayed in the Tathagata gallery. Explore the attractive figures of bodhisattvas during your visit to this place. There is a lot more to watch here, and this place is worth a visit during the holidays.

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  • Entry Fee INR 500
  • Closed On Fridays

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