Government Museum in Jaisalmer

Government Museum Overview

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Established in 1984, the Government Museum in Jaisalmer is a small one but it displays the various cultural artefacts and rich heritage of the Thar Desert.

Some of the highlights of the museum include 72 stone sculptures, 8 inscriptions, 65 coins, 13 paintings, 179 embroidered dresses, puppets and handicrafts. Other interesting exhibits in the museum include a collection of fossils going back to 160 to 180 million years ago.

The museum has adequate information on the displays so you can read about the origin and the importance of every exhibit.

  • Opening Closing Time Daily: 10 am to 4.30 pm (Closed on Fridays)

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Location

Police Line Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan- 305001