Established in the year 1994, Regional Science Museum is located in Khanapara, Guwahati. It is one of the many educational institutes in the state and was built to promote, enlighten, and educate people about prehistoric times and science and technology. Interactive exhibits and activity driven science education is what people come here for.
One of the most famous tourist attractions in the state of Assam, it is visited by not only kids but anybody who has an aptitude for learning. There is a prehistoric park having exhibits that are centuries old. 3D movies are played and there are many outdoor and indoor shows like magic mirror, butterfly corner, children’s corner, fun science that take place. The large aquarium which is the home to many different kinds of fishes is another attraction of this place.
Popular Things To Do & See in and around
The famous Kamakhya temple is around 17 kms from the Science Museum and is one place that should not be missed. Paltan Bazaar is also nearby and here you would get garments sold from various places of North-East.
Science Museum can be reached by hiring taxis or by boarding a bus to Khanapara.
Best Time to Visit
Winter is the best time to visit Guwahati. The days are cold and the nights are chilling. Summer is a good time to visit as well. Days are hot while the evening are pleasant. It rains a lot during the monsoons, and therefore this season should be avoided.