Regional Museum of Natural History 

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Regional Museum of Natural History

The Repository of The State’s Bio diversity

About

Regional Museum of Natural History at Bhubaneswar was set up in 2004. It is the only museum of its kind in the Eastern region of the country. The museum,under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, Govt. of India, New Delhi. There are various galleries showcase the vibrant biodiversity of Odis ...

Regional Museum of Natural History at Bhubaneswar was set up in 2004. It is the only museum of its kind in the Eastern region of the country. The museum,under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, Govt. of India, New Delhi.

There are various galleries showcase the vibrant biodiversity of Odisha, the North-East, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, African forests and even Madagascar.

The highlight of the museum is undoubtedly the huge skeleton of Baleen Whale which is the biggest in the country. Apart from the skeleton of Baleen Whale there are the skeleton of the Toothed Whale, Elephant and Rhinoceros, skulls of various species of whales, rhinos, elephants, tigers and various other animals which attract the visitors.

The rare fossil of the ‘egg’ of now extinct Elephant bird is one of its kind exhibit in the country that one can find in the museum. The skeletons of reptiles and smaller mammals are of particular interest for the students interested in the life sciences.

There is also a children’s gallery equipped with interactive displays, which are popular amongst the children.

The auditorium and the interaction centres are used for various activities and attracts a host of people.

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Getting There

  • Nearest Railway Station - Bhubaneswar
  • Nearest Airport- Bhubaneswar
  • One can take the city bus service and alight at Acharya Vihar to get to the museum. Alternately one can hire a cab or an auto.

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Panthanivas Bhubaneswar

Panthanivas Bhubaneswar

Panthanivas Bhubaneswar, Lewis Road, BBSR-751014

9078885516 , 06742432515

http://www.panthanivas.com

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5 Km. Distance from Airport

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Panthanivas Cuttack

Panthanivas Cuttack, At/PO-Buxi bazar, Cuttack-753001

9078885521 , 06712306916

http://www.panthanivas.com

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Chandaka Nature Camps

  • Chandaka Godibari
  • Deras

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Ansupa Nature Camp

  • Ansupa

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  • Double Bedded

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Hotel Trident

Hotel Trident

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8 Km. Distance from Airport

5 Km. Distance from Railway Station

1 Km. Distance from Bus Stop

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Ginger

Ginger

Opposite Nalco HO, Jaydev Vihar, Bhubaneswar

5253535154 , 06746663333

https://www.gingerhotels.com/bhubaneshwar

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8 Km. Distance from Airport

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Svanir Wilderness Ecostay

Svanir Wilderness Ecostay

Plot No 257/407 Dalua Village

9818480486

https://svanir.com

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21 Km. Distance from Airport

23 Km. Distance from Railway Station

13 Km. Distance from Bus Stop

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Kila Dalijoda Palace

Kila Dalijoda Palace

At – Jyoti Niketan ( Rajbati) PO & Village – Mangarajpur, via Choudwar Dist - CUTTACK – 754028, Odisha.

9438667086

http://www.kiladalijoda.com

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60 Km. Distance from Airport

50 Km. Distance from Railway Station

5 Km. Distance from Bus Stop

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Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
T-3,1504 Tata Ariana Kalinga Vihar Bhubaneswar-751029 Odisha

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BBSR, Odisha, India
Block No.3, 1st Floor, Aditya Tradings, (Inside SBI Old Town Branch Campus) Sriram Nagar, Bhubaneswar-751002

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M/s. Trimurti Travels
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BBSR, Odisha, India
Aerodrome Gate . Plot . No-150 Near Naveen Niwas, Bhubaneswar-751020

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