Visitors with Special Needs
The National Museum welcomes all visitors with special needs for whom visits can be organised with prior arrangement. Emails may be sent requesting assistance for visits at least 48hours before the proposed visit to rige.shiba6@gmail.com.

Wheel chairs which may be obtained at the reception on demand. It is encouraged that prior booking may be done for a comfortable and enjoyable visit. The museum is upgrading its facilities for better access and remains committed to all visitors who wish to visit.

Training opportunities to the museum personnel, permission to photograph the objects for reproduction and publication and access to the reserve collection and Library are provided to the museum professionals, scholars and the general public. Photographs of art objects are also made available to general public on payment. Advice on identification of art objects owned by individual and institutions is offered by experts with prior appointment. Free guided tours to the galleries and film shows in the auditorium are arranged everyday.

General Information
Admission 10 am to 6 pm
The Adult Ticket costs Rs. 20/-
Foreigners Ticket costs Rs. 650/- (including Audio Guide).
For Students Students upto class 12th have free entry ticket (with I-cards).


* Videography not allowed inside the museum.

* Handheld camera photography allowed but for using photos permission has to be taken.

* No extra camera fee.

 Nearest Metro Station:  Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan

Bus Routes

National Museum Bus Stop:  505, 521, 522 ,526, 531, 580, 615. HoHo Bus (Delhi Tourism Service)

Nirman Bhawan Bus Stop:  047, 156, 181, 346, 408, 410, 430, 435, 440, 443, 456, 459, 470, 481, 490, 530, 580, 970, 973 and 984


Audio Tours

The Audio Tour of approximately 75 minutes covers masterpieces from the collection along with an introduction.
Available in: Hindi, English, German, French and Japanese.

The Museum is closed on Monday and Gazetted holidays. Please contact the Museum for more information

Rama Katha Exhibition
For details, click here