Jawaharlal Nehru Museum and Library

About Jawaharlal Nehru Museum and Library:

The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) established in the memory of Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964) is an autonomous institution under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. It is located in the majestic Teen Murti House, the official residence of the first Prime Minister of India. It has four major constituents, namely, a Memorial Museum, a library on modern India, a Centre for Contemporary Studies and the Nehru Planetarium. The Jawaharlal Nehru State Museum also referred to as Jawaharlal Nehru Museum is the state museum of Arunachal Pradesh.

These include clothing, headdress, weapons, handicraft, music instruments, jewellery and other artifacts of daily use and culture, besides archeological finds.Over the years, the museum has become an important tourist destination in the state capital.Apart from its collection, the museum runs a workshop for traditional cane products at its Handicrafts Centre. The museum shop sells tribal handicrafts.

Visiting days are Tuesday to Saturday.

Source from Google


The sculptures displayed here were true masterpieces of Indian art. There were stone works which depicted scenes from the Puranas and the Epics.
Best Time to Visit: December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring, April, May, June, Summer, July, August, September, Monsoon, October, November, Autumn
Location: Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Lilabari airport

The nearest Airport Lilabari airport. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Lilabari airport to Jawaharlal Nehru Museum is 69.8Kms

Railway Station: Naharlagun railway station

The nearest Railway Station is Naharlagun railway station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Naharlagun railway station to Jawaharlal Nehru Museum is 12.2km

Bus Stand: State Transport Bus Station

The nearest Bus Stand is State Transport Bus Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between State Transport Bus Station to Jawaharlal Nehru Museum is 3.3Kms

Image Credits: Google