History Museums

Revive the ancient stories.

History Museums
in Delhi

You can learn much about the history of India through museums dotted around Delhi, housing a vast collection of priceless artifacts. For a small fee, you can soak in all this dusty history to your heart’s content. The National Museum is the first stop you should make. They trace back India’s history to the past 5000 years and is wall to wall filled with artifacts. National Gandhi Museum is dedicated to the memory of India’s Father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It houses personal belongings like the blood-stained dhoti, shawl and watch worn by Gandhi when he was assassinated in 1948.

Insider Tips

  • National Museum exhibit include Gautama Buddha’s personal effects.
  • Check the timings of the museums before you visit.
  • Visit the museum’s website to know which exhibitions they are holding during your.

Delhi Metro Museum

20, Ashoka Rd, Janpath, Sansad Marg Area, New Delhi - 110001

011 2334 5851

National Philatelic Museum

Sansad Marg Road, Pandit Pant Marg Area, Sansad Marg Road Area, New Delhi - 110001

011 2303 6447

National Police Museum

27, Kautilya Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi - 110011

011 2301 0091

Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum Complex

Talkatora Road, New Delhi - 110004

011 2379 2177

Parliament Museum

Lok Sabha Secretariat, Parliament Library Building, Pandit Pant Marg Area, New Delhi - 110001

011 2303 5318

National Agricultural Science Museum

NASC Complex, Dev Prakash Shastri Marg, Opp. Dasghara, Pusa Campus, New Delhi - 110012

011 2584 6375

Swatantrata Senani Museum

Salim Garh Fort, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi - 110006

011 2327 3703

National Gandhi Museum

Opp Raj Ghat, Jawaharlal Nehru Marg, New Delhi - 110002


National Rail Museum

Chanakyapuri, New Delhi - 110021

011 2688 1826

National Museum

Janpath Rd, Rajpath Area, Central Secretariat, New Delhi - 110011

011 2301 9272

Madame Tussauds Delhi

44, Regal Building, Connaught Cir, Connaught Place, New Delhi - 110001

011 4702 4700

Shankar's International Dolls Museum

ITO, 4, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Beside Central Bank, Nehru House, New Delhi - 110002

011 2331 6970

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