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Guided Tours

Visitor Registration for Guided Tour

Daily at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Special Guided Tours in Hindi, English and French by Ms. Seema Bhalla, art historian. For details go to Museum Services

Sound and Light Show on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (except on gazetted holidays) Summer Timings: 7:30 P.M. - 8:15 P.M. Winter Timings: 6:30 P.M. - 7:15 P.M.


Digital Documentation System (Application of digital technology)

The Museum is currently processing digitized data for the antiquities in the museum collection. This project is under National Mission on Monuments and Antiquities.

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Other Activities of the Museum
The Museum has got a very large display gallery for temporary exhibitions put up by the artists of different regions from time to time. Also, there is an air-conditioned auditorium, which is given on rent for seminars, get togethers and other cultural activities, and all the major functions of the Museum are held here. It has got a seating capacity of 180 people. The Museum has got a mobile van in which small representative exhibits are put together and different educational institutions, particularly those of the rural area have the opportunity to see these mobile exhibitions. Trained personnel of the Museum conduct these exhibitions. Of the other major activities of the Museum mention should be made of holding of workshops and seminars, lectures by experts in different areas of art and culture, educational film shows and art competitions for the children of the schools and colleges.

All of the museum's programmes are open to adults and children with developmental disabilities and some may be adopted to suit individual needs.

Museum takes part every year in the 'Chandigarh Carnival' an annual activity of fun, frolic, creativity and festivity for citizens of Chandigarh and adjoining areas organized by the Chandigarh Administration in the month of November