#Museums in Shillong
Tribal Research Institute-
The displayed exhibits include the colourful textiles,
especially the shawls and garments worn by the local people,
wooden and bone images, totems and masks, weapons and
utilitarian implements, baskets and jewellery.
Mizoram State Museum-
On view are historic relics, ancient costumes and headgears
as well as contemporary textiles, especially the brightly
coloured shawls woven with symbolic motifs.
Assam State Museum- Assam State Museum in Guwahati
is a rich repository of antiquities that highlight the
diversity of the state's cultural traditions. On view
are a large number of stone sculptures, metal, wood and
terracotta objects, textiles, coins, manuscripts and tribal
State Museum- The State museum at Kohima is
purely ethnographic in nature. On view are baskets, colourful
woven textiles, some decorated with designs made up of
cowrie shells, bone, ivory and bead jewellery, headgears,
wooden sculptures and death masks.
Museums in (Cities)