Inside Taj Mahal, there are numerous attractions that are also loved by tourists. And of all those famous tourist attractions within the complex of Taj Mahal, Taj Museum is the most-visited one. Often touted as Taj Mahal Museum, this renowned tourist site in Agra that houses a rich and rare assortment of artefacts and manuscripts that dates back to the Mughal period. In total this must-visit tourist site in Agra has three galleries. The first gallery houses calligraph, arms and vessels from bygone eras. The major highlight of this section at Taj Museum is an ancient vessel which is said to change its colour when has poisoned food. In the second gallery, this popular museum in Agra holds ivory based craft, gems, coins and portraits. The last gallery is known for housing the blueprints and drawing of Taj Mahal. Along with that, the gallery also showcases documents that mark various historic events. On the whole, Taj Museum is one of the best places to visit in Agra for an amazing virtual historical tour.
Taj Mahal, Dharmapuri, Forest Colony, Tajganj, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282001, India
Opening & Closing Timings
Taj Museum remains accessible for tourists all days a week, except Fridays. Tourists can visit the place these days from 10 in the morning to 5 in the evening.
The entry fee to Taj Mahal differs for both domestic and international tourists.
- For Indians: 20 INR Per Head
- For Foreigners: 750 INR Per Head
Nearby Tourist Attractions
There are numerous other places around Taj Mahal Museum that are also visited by tourists.
- Akbar's Tomb
- Sheesh Mahal