Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, Shillong

4.5
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Immerse yourself in the culture and heritage of Northeast India at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. Founded by the Salesians of Don Bosco, a Catholic mission, the museum focuses on the traditions of the Northeast states of India and the ethnic groups that inhabit them. Roam the spacious building and admire its staggering collection of ancient relics, artifacts, and numerous other objects. Grouped by themes, they provide insight into the folklore and heritage of the region. After exploring the galleries, go up to the museum skywalk for a viewpoint that encapsulates the town of Shillong. Arrange your visit to Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures and discover more family-friendly attractions in Shillong using our Shillong online trip planner.
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  • One of the best places to study the tribal culture and cultural history of Meghalaya is the Don Bosco Museum. The museum features an impressive collection of indigenous articles and artefacts that...  more »
  • We visited this museum as part of our programme of an organised round trip. Many exhibits from the different indigenous tribes. But no good information on context of exhibits, where the exhibits...  more »
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