ASI Archaeological Site Museum, Badami
Located in the foothills of the Northern hill in Badami, the Archaeological Museum mainly comprises of ancient stones, tools, and sculptures. One can find a range of inscriptions, hero stones, and carvings dated from the 6th to the 16th century. Apart from its famous rock-cut temples, the Archaeological Museum is a brilliant source for those looking to educate themselves on the past civilisation of this land. The exhibits chiefly comprise of sculptures of Lord Shiva in different forms, along with deities like Lord Ganesha, the different avatars of Lord Vishnu, the holy Lajja Gauri, and various panels narrating Bhagavata scenes.
Things to see
- Agastya Lake
- Badami Cave Temple
- Agastya Teertha Tank
- Bhutanatha Temple
How to get there?
- Nearest Airport: Kempegowda International Airport
- Nearest Railway Station: Badami Railway Station
- Nearest Bus Station: Kempegowda Bus Station
Archaeological Site Museum, Badami
ASI Archaeological Site Museum, Badami, Badami, Badami, Bagalkot, Karnataka, 587201