The Dungarpur Museum, also known as the Rajmata Devendra Kunwar Government Museum was opened for the public in the year 1988. The statue gallery of the museum highlights the history of Vagad Pradesh, which was spread over the Banswara, Dungarpur and Kherwara tehsil of Udaipur district. The prominent sculptural specimens are Mahishasur- Mardini (16th-17th century AD); Vinadhar Shiva in black stone (6th-7th century A D); Kumari, a female figure (6th-7th century AD) discovered from Aamjhara, a god-looking image of Gajlaxmi (17th - 18th century AD) and Navrgraha in a single stone piece (11th- 12th century AD).
The museum also has panel of photographs of the ancient rulers of Dungarpur and photographs of palaces, temples and monuments of different times are still preserved in the Dungarpur museum.
Dungarpur Museum Timings – 10.00 am to 4.30 pm
Dungarpur museum is located about 3.4 kms from Dungarpur railway statation. It is also well connected by air, just 124 kms away from Mahara Pratap Airport, Rajasthan. Tourists can hire public cab, taxi, auto rickshaw to reach this historic museum.
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