Visiting information

On this page, you can find travel and transport information that will help you reach the museum, as well as opening hours and the conditions of admission.

Opening Hours & Admission details

Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday, 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.

The Museum is closed on Mondays and Gazetted holidays. Please contact the Museum if you require more information.


Please see the National Museum site for full visiting conditions, including:

  • Admission and ticket charges
  • Facilities at the museum
  • Special needs information

How to reach the National Museum

The National Museum is a short walk from the Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan metro stations. You can also reach the Museum by bus or taxi. 

There is no parking available at the museum, however there are a number of paid car parks for public use nearby.

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