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Meet These 5 Strange Museums of India

For any country, its history plays an important role in forming the culture, traditions, customs and the values. The historic events, monuments and stories show us that all these notable places that we see today are the heritage that is left behind by the bygone era.

There many Museums in India, that are holding and preserving the Royal Heritage of India. you all must have heard of City Palace museum of Jaipur or Bikaner or National Museum of Delhi. But there are some other quirky museums also which make your India Tours more exciting and memorable.

Check Out These Finest Peculiar Museums of India That Are Really Interesting and Strange.

  1. Shankar’s International Dolls Museum
  2. Museum of Black Magic and Witchcrafts
  3. Toilet Museum of India
  4. Museum of Brains
  5. A Journey With Rail Museum

1. Shankar’s International Dolls Museum

Shankar’s International Dolls Museum

Shankar’s International Dolls Museum

Famous political cartoonist Shankar Pillai founded this peculiar museum. The museum is filled with thousands of dolls from around the world. The museum houses more than 6500 dolls of different style, shapes, color and fabrics. All these dolls are from over 85 countries.

Museum Facts –

a) It was started in year 1965 with a total of 1000 dolls.

b) One of the major attractions during Delhi Tourism.

c) Museum is classified in two sections. One section houses dolls from New Zealand, UK and USA and second section houses dolls from Middle East, India and other Asian countries.

d) The museum is located in the vicinity of many Hotels in Delhi that will make your tour more easy and relaxing.

Read Also: Elapsed Delhi Monument and The Rich History

Suggested Tour: Delhi Day Tour Packages

2. Museum of Black Magic and Witchcrafts

Museum of Black Magic and Witchcrafts

Museum of Black Magic and Witchcrafts

Often called as the Indian capital of Black Magic, Mayong Village in Assam has been known for its legends of witchcrafts and stories of black magic. Mayong Central Museum and Emporium houses all the things and artifacts that can be used in using black magic. Mayong derived its name from Sanskrit word ‘Maya’ which means Illusion.

Museum Facts –

a) One of the strange places you can visit during your Guwahati Tourism.

b) Museum houses various books on black magic, masks and mythological tales about black magic.

c) One can see different things which are used in the process of doing black magic and witchcrafts.

d) Neither be fully proved nor denied the concept of Black magic can be enjoyed in the museum.

3. Toilet Museum of India

Toilet Museum of India

Toilet Museum of India

Uniquely conceptualized this museum is one of its kinds. Sulabh International Toilet Museum in Delhi is designed by international expert on sanitation Mr. Bindheshwar Pathak. This uniquely designed museum will take you to a journey through India’s historical timeline in loos. You will get to learn about the sanitation system and its evolution from the Harappan civilization to Akbar’s fort in Fatehpur Sikri.

Museum Facts –

a) It is ranked among the World’s Weirdest Museums by Time Magazine.

b) The museum shows the history of Indian sanitation system for over the 4500 years

Read Also: Spending A Day In A Metro City Delhi

4. Museum of Brains

Museum of Brains

Museum of Brains

You must have heard about the museums of mummies and museums of art and crafts. But there is such a strange museum in Karnataka where you can see Brains. Yes, real brains of humans and animals. The National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences in Bangalore comprises more than 600 samples of actual human brains. It was established with the motive to show how a human brain works.

Museum Facts –

a) You can see collection of brains of all sizes and types.

b) The museum is compact with human and animal brains, untouched, diseased, eaten brain (eaten by amoebae that can enter your brain through your nostrils while swimming in public swimming pool)

c) You can see brains here which have suffered through the mental disorder strokes (Schizophrenics), HIV positive brains, and the brains which are suffered through aneurysms.

d) You can hold a real human brain in your hand.

We are damn sure that this will be a best thing that can happen during your South India Holiday Packages.

Suggested Tour: 3 Nights 4 Days Bangalore Tour Package

5. A Journey With Rail Museum

A Journey With Rail Museum

A Journey With Rail Museum

Train, it is a name that creates thrill and excitement in our mind. No matter of what age we are, we always love to travel through trains specially sitting on window seat and cherish the scene outside the train. The National Rail Museum has a huge collection of more than 100 life size display of Trains. The museum showcases working locomotives of trains, historical photographs, antique furniture and many things as indoor gallery.

Museum Facts –

a) One can see the vintage locomotive of royal trains of kings, steam engines and cars.

b) The centre of attraction is Fairy Queen a historical engine of 1855.

c) You can enjoy the ride in a toy train through the alleys of museum and enjoy the museum’s collection.

d) Museum is closed on Mondays so that you can travel to different heritage sites of Delhi during your Indian Tourism.

Suggested Tour: Delhi Local City Tour Package By Car

We hope you must have like our picks of museums in this post. Whenever you will be visiting these places do not miss to give a visit in these museums. We are sure it will definitely add some value to your India Tour Packages.

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