Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad

4.3
Admire the vast art and antique collection of Salar Jung Museum, one of India’s three national museums. The museum houses over a million objects, only a fraction of which are displayed. The items were collected by Salar Jung, a former prime minister of Hyderabad, and they represent one of the world’s largest one-man antique collections. Roam the museum's spacious galleries, containing art belonging to various civilizations and time periods, some dating back to the second century. View countless paintings, sculptures, artifacts, and an extensive collection of clocks. Using our international travel planner, Hyderabad attractions like Salar Jung Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Please don't waste your time or money. This museum has nothing special to display. One will end up walking from room to room. Bad choice. No phone, backpack. Laptop bag. Camera.  more »
  • We had visited the Salar Jung Museum which is one of the top tourist attractions in Hyderabad during our sightseeing in Hyderabad. One has to pay 20 rupees per person for entrance fees and another 50....  more »
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  • Historical place....a must watch in Hyderabad.. totally roamed the museum and have seen all the sculpture and tradition with pictures and even some proofs of existence will be available here. first of all we need to take ticket for the photography along with the entry ticket so we can take photos with freedom. Musical clock will be most famous here. And the food is also good here. Washroom facility and everything will be available
  • This museum is really a very nice museum and is one of the biggest museum I suppose also not very much sure. it took me around 3 hours to watch and visit this place since this one is the biggest I have ever seen in my life. This museum contains the antique pieces and items which is really very rare to see. The statues, the weapons, the cloth and specially the rhyming clock is really worth to see. Everyone should go there at least once if you have the time.

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