Kindly note that the main Museum building is currently closed for maintenance. However, the Museum Plaza (Shop, Cafe, Education Centre) is open for visitors. See Calendar page to plan your visit.
Entry to the Museum Plaza is free from 1 December 2023 till further notice.
For school and other group bookings contact firstname.lastname@example.org or +91 22 2372 1234
Groups may book themed tours on request. Particularly popular are tours that focus on the history, development and cultural heritage of Mumbai. Groups may also book interpretive tours of the Museum’s temporary special exhibitions. Our tours can be conducted for audiences of varied age and interests.
The Museum Plaza, including the Museum Shop and Cafe will stay open from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on all days except Wednesdays and select public holidays. Last entry is at 5:30 pm. The Museum will remain shut on Wednesdays.
The Special Projects Space will open to the public from 14 December 2023.
The Education Centre will be open for planned workshops, events, performances, and screenings. Please see the Calendar page for upcoming events.
The main Museum building is closed to visitors for essential repairs.
The Museum Library will remain closed to visitors and researchers till further notice.
Visitors are requested to co-operate with Museum staff and security personnel to ensure safety and follow all rules and regulations.
Take care of your belongings and accompanying children.
Note the Museum’s established photography guidelines, listed below.
Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the Museum premises.
If you need to attend to a phone call, please step out of the Museum galleries so as to not disturb other visitors.
No outside food or beverages are allowed inside the Museum premises.
No weapons or flammable items are allowed inside the Museum premises.
Chewing gum, gutka or paan is not allowed inside the Museum premises.
Filtered drinking water is available in the Museum Plaza.
Please contact the gallery attendants or the Museum staff in case of any emergency.
Museum visitors are permitted to take photographs only for personal and non-commercial use.
Photographs taken on the premises cannot be published, sold, reproduced, transferred, distributed, or otherwise commercially exploited in any manner whatsoever.
Individual visitors or photography enthusiast groups who visit the Museum to photograph with DSLR cameras or professional camera lenses, will need to inform the curatorial team upon arrival at the Museum and sign an undertaking before photographing the Museum. The undertaking can be requested at the ticket counter.
Visitors may take photographs in the Museum’s permanent display galleries and the Plaza without the use or aid of a flash, tripod or monopod.
Video and the use of movie or film cameras is strictly prohibited.
Please show consideration for the experience and privacy of other visitors when taking photographs.
Do not take photographs of other visitors, staff, administrative offices, INTACH Conservation Lab, INTACH Documentation Centre, Special Exhibitions Gallery, Special Project Space and Education Centre without prior permission.
Photography is not permitted in the Museum Shop for commercial reasons.
Any enquiries relating to press, the use of images for publication and commercial filming and photography should be made to +91 22 23731234 / 65560394 or by email to email@example.com.
The Museum is under CCTV surveillance. The Museum reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to withhold and/or withdraw permission to photograph on its premises or to reproduce photographs of objects in its collection or on view during special exhibitions.