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Monday, 5 September 2016

The Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum

The Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum,(VITM), India. a constituent unit of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), Ministry of Culture, Government of India, was established in memory of Bharat Ratna Sir M Visvesvaraya. The building, with a built up area of 4000 m2, was constructed in the Cubbon Park, housing various scientific experiments and engines, which was opened by the first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on 14 July 1962. The first gallery set up at VITM on the theme ‘Electricity” was opened to the public on 27 July 1965.

Due its rare and wide science collections The museum attracts nearly to one million visitors a year,the museum remains open on all days from 10:00 to 18:00.
The Museum has the best collections of primitive machines and engines and also a few live science models and it is one of the best museum in the country and there is a huge live dinosaur model in the museum which is of great attraction to the kids so for anyone looking for places to visit in Bengaluru , then Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum is the right place.

Location : P. B. No. 5216, Kasturba Road, Beside Karnataka State Government Museum, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001.

Timings : 10 AM - 6 PM

Entry Fees : Rs 40 per person for adults
                    Free for children below 5 years

Images From Visvesvaraya Museum