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NELLORE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India

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The District Archaeological Museum was established in 2004 and located in Saraswathi Nagar, Dargametta, Nellore Town of P.S.R. Nellore District. At the entrance gallery, the dioramas of pre and protohistoric man representing the daily lifeways, including the manufacture of tool-kits, agriculture, burial practices etc., are shown. In the right side gallery the Coins, the Epigraphy, Terracotta figurines etc., are displayed in the showcases.

In the middle gallery Arms & Weapons consisting of swords, daggers bow and arrows and cannon are displayed. In the left side gallery the Bronzes, Porcelain, Celadon, Chinese Wares are displayed. In the center of the building in the open area, the stone sculptures and Architectural members dated from Satavahana (2nd century B.C.) to the Post Vijayanagara periods (17th century A.D.) are on pedestals. The dioramas of prehistoric man and the arms and weapons gallery are the main attractions to the children.

Suggested time duration

2 Hours

Crowded Period

Saturday - Sunday

Best Season To Visit

Anytime

Do's & Dont's

  • Don't touch the articafts.

  • Do not enter restricted zone, which is meant for your safety.

Architecture

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Timings

Day Start Time End Time Adult Entry Fee Child Entry Fee
All Days
10:30 AM 05:00 PM
  • Friday is Holiday

Transport Connections

Name Distance Contact Number
NELLORE Main RTC Bus Stand
1 KM 0861-2372002
Nellore Railway Station
3.6 KM 0861-2336263
Tirupati International Airport
117 KM 0877-2275354

What to Carry

Water bottle

Suitable For

Adults Disabled Elderly Children Infants

Facilities

Toilets

Parking

Parking is available for 5 cars

Nearest Town

Town Name Distance
Nellore 1 KM

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NELLORE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Dept of Archaeology, Saraswathi Nagar, Dargamitta, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India

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