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Victoria Jubilee Museum
 

The Victoria Jubilee Museum in Vijayawada is an archaeological museum established as early as 1887. It is located on the Bander Road. Even after the passage of more than one century since it was established, the museum continues to attract and awe visitors with its varied and unique collection of arts and artifacts. The exhibits here range from pre-historic tools, pottery, stone and copper plates, gold and silver coins, arms and armory, textiles and coins, manuscripts and stone cut writings, objects obtained form excavations at historical sites, paintings etc. There is a colossal granite statue of the Buddha and also a well preserved standing white limestone figure of the Buddha from Alluru, dating from 3C- 4C. An idol of Lord Shiva, beautifully sculptured and believed to belong to the 4th and 5th centuries is another attraction. The entry to the museum is free, but photography is not allowed. The museum remains closed on Fridays and public holidays.


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