One of the recent additions in the tourism scene of Prayagraj, Ganga Gallery was founded on 15th April 2011. The main motive of creating this place to visit in the city was to raise awareness amongst the people regarding the restoration and conservation of River Ganges. The gallery was established by National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) who have ensured to highlight the economic, cultural, socio-scientific related and religious aspects of the Ganga River.
It was the unique idea of Prof. MGK Menon along with Dr Manju Sharma and Prof. M.S. Swaminathan to establish Ganga Gallery. With the support of National Council of Science Museum along with the Department of Science and Technology, this unique gallery/museum in Prayagraj houses scientifically installed exhibits that proffer an aesthetic view of all the aspects of River Ganga.
5, Lajpat Rai Marg, Prayagraj 211002, India
Opening / Closing Timings
Ganga Gallery remains stays open all days of a week, except Monday. Tourists can visit the place on any day from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
Best Time to Visit
All the tourist attractions in Praygaraj city, including Ganga Gallery, are best to visit during the winter time. The season marks its beginning in the month of October. During the winter time, the weather of the city remains pleasant. This makes sightseeing comfortable in the region. The season ends in the month of February.