The State Museum has a fine collection of terracotta, bronzes, Weapons, Sculptures, Manuscripts, Painting and Coins of Gold, Silver and Copper.
Weapons, statues, dresses and photographs that represents the Chandela dynasty and a picture gallery of the Gupta period are the highlights. There are also terracottas, bronzes, manuscripts, paintings and coins. Closed on Mondays and second Saturday of every month.
Closed on every Monday and second Sunday of the month. Tel.: 2330035. Timings : 10.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m., 7.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (Summer).
The Government Museum is situated in a very picturesque location in the heart of the city. The surrounding area has some beautiful parks. At one side, is Deen Dayal Sabhagar(city auditorium). Nearby you can see Vrindavan Lal Verma park, Open-air theatre, Rani Lakshmi Bai Park and ofcourse, a magnificent view of Jhansi fort.
There is 1857 Mutiny Memorial on the way to the fort. It is a small park where 1857 mutiny has been depicted with statues that are made by metal scrap! The museum has a rich collection of sculptures, paintings, documents, etc. from different eras. A must see attraction during your visit to Jhansi, it will acquaint you with the history of the region.
The other Places of interest are
- Kaliji Temple
- Murli Manohar Temple
- Panchkuniya Temple
- Jeevan Shah Ka Mazar
- St.Jude's Shrine
- Gurudwara at Talliya Mohalla
- Karguan Jain Pilgrimage