The archaeological and historical heritage of Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery

Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery _50x50_143330426611.jpg

Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery

Nearest Town : Vadodara

Museum type :

Established in:

Managed By :

History of Museums: The famous museum was built in 1894 on the lines of Victoria & Albert and Science Museums of London. Major Mant in association with R.F. Chisholm [1] who refined some of Mant's finest works to make genuine Indo-Saracenic architecture designed the Building of this Museum. It preserves a rich collection of art, sculpture, ethnography & ethnology. Several of the paintings are not only original but masterpieces at the picture gallery. The picture gallery which offers an excellent collection of originals by famous British painters Turner and constable and many others attract tourists from every part of the country. The Egyptian mummy and skeleton of a blue whale are major attractions for those who visit the museum. Other treasure includes the famous Akota bronzes dating the 5th Century AD, A collection of Mughal miniatures, a full fledged gallery of Tibetan Art and oils by several European masters.

Aim : 

Entrance Fees:

Holidays :

Visiting Hours :   .  all days from 10:30 am till 5:00 pm except government holydays.

 Display Objects

Things to Buy:

Replicas :


Is Photo taking allowed? :  


  • Vadodra, India

Places Nearby

    • Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery
      Baroda Museum & P...
    • Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum
      Maharaja Fateh Si...