Shree Bhavani Museum
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
1938

Holidays :
MONDAY

Visiting Hours :
10 A.M. TO 5.00 P.M.

Contact No :

Location :
Jaipur , India

Display Objects :

A large division devoted to stone created structures. Shri Bhavani Museum also has the famous stone created structure of Mother and Child by Henry Moore.




Description :

Shri Bhavani Museum is located in 48 km from Satara in Maharashtra. The museum has 500 miniature paintings of all major schools - Jaipur, Kangra, Mughal, Punjab, Bijapur, Pahadi and Maratha of the period between 15th and 19th century. Shri Bhavani Museum is probably the only museum in India, which has such a large collection.Built by the Raja of Aundh, late Bhawanrao Pantpratinidhi in 1938; it is now looked after by the State Government and is the only museum out of the 13 state museums in Maharashtra. The Museum exhibits mainly the work of Bhawanrao done in his lifetime. Shri Bhavani Museum also has the famous stone created structure of 'Mother and Child' by Henry Moore. It was last exhibited in Delhi 10 years ago.