The State Archaeological Gallery has collections including rare tools of the Early, Middle and Late Stone Ages from Susunia (Bankura) and other sites, proto-historic antiquities from Pandu Rajar Dhibi (Burdwan), terracottas, sculptures, stone and stucco from the Gupta, Maurya, Shunga, Kushana, Pala, and Mediaeval times.There is also a section on ‘Historical Art’ which displays a large number of old terracottas, bronzes, wood-carvings, textiles and manuscripts.
1, Satyen Ray Road, Behala - 700034
When was the museum established?
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Information in Braille
Library and archives services
IT facilities ( Photocopying, printing, computer )
Conference/ Seminar hall
Who manages the museum?
Archaeological Dept, Govt. of West Bengal
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What is the average duration to see the museum?
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Entry fee information
₹5 for all