Chandigarh Architecture Museum

It was set up in 1997 to document, preserve and showcase rare documents drawings sketches and archives etc. pertaining to the making of Chandigarh.
The building is distinctly sculptural and true corbusian in its outlook.
The museum is entered through a tube like strairway.
It has been divided into four levels.


Major Attraction

  1. Level 1 - Basement- The panels unfolds the trauma of partition of the country in 1947 and need to build new capital city of Chandigarh.
  2. Level 2 - It’s earmarked for exhibits showing Le-Corbusier and selection of his team and their work. Models and blueprints of important buildings are on display.
  3. Level 3 - It’s reserved for theme CHANDIGARH; TODAY AND TOMORROW. It displays the City’s growth after first phase of construction.
  4. Level 4 - Uppermost floor serves as a terrace against the backdrop of Shivalik hills.
GENERAL INFORMATION
Address : Sector 10C, Chandigarh (U.T.)
Open : Tuesday to Sunday
Timings : 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Entry Fee : Person Above 12 years - Rs. 10
Camera Ticket - Rs. 5
Person Below 12 years/School Groups and Senior Citizen - Free

 


Sector 10-C
Chandigarh, India

Address

4th Floor Paryavaran Bhawan, Madhya Marg Sector 19-B, Chandigarh

Call us:
18001802116
(24 HOURS Tourist Helpline Number)

Email:
chdtourism123[at]gmail[dot]com

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