Built in 1917 in Mughal and Rajput style of architecture, the museum houses several metal and stone sculptures of the Mauryan and Gupta era. One also get to see the Fist World War canon and a 16m long fossilised tree, which is about 200 million years old and is considered the longest fossilised tree in the world. It also has collections of Buddhist sculptures, Jain images and Chinese art.
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