Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum

About The Museum: 

Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, Bangalore (VITM), a constituent unit of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), Ministry of Culture, Government of India, was established in memory of Bharat Ratna Sir M. Visvesvaraya. A modest building with a built up area of 4000 sq. mtrs., was constructed in the serene surrounding of the Cubbon Park, housing various industrial products and engines, which was opened by the first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on 14.07.1962. The first gallery set up at VITM on the theme ‘Electricity” was opened to the public on 27.07.1965 by the then Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting & Bharat Ratna Indira Gandhi. 

Engialne Hall, Electronic, Science for Children, Space, Bio-technological Revolution, BEL Hall Of Electronics, Science on a Sphere, Innovation Rentre,Dinasaur Enclave and Wright Brothers Flyer, Simulator.

Extension Activities: 

Creative Ability Centre, Teachers Training Program, Taramandal, Observation Program, Science Shows, Mobile Science Exhibitions,Science Seminar, Science Fair and Science Expo.

Admission:

Rs.50/- Per Head; Rs 25/- Per Head for Organized Student Group.

Museum is open from 10am to 6 pm onall days expect Ganesh Chathurthi and Deepavali.

Admission Charges
General Visitors : Rs.50/- 
Organised school groups : Rs.25/-
Organised Govt./Municipal school groups : Rs.10/-
BPL Category on production of valid BPL card : Rs.5/-
3D show for general public : Rs.30/-
3D show for Organised school groups : Rs.25/-
3D show for Govt./Municipal school groups: Rs.10/-
Taramandal for general public : Rs.10/-
Taramandal for Organised school groups : Rs.10/-
Taramandal for Govt./Municipal school groups: : Rs.10/-
SDL for general public : Rs.10/-
SDL for Organised school groups : Rs.10/-
SDL for Govt./Municipal school groups: Rs.5/-
SOS (Science On A Sphere) for general public : Rs.30/-
SOS for Organised school groups : Rs.25/-
SOS for Govt./Municipal school groups: Rs.10/-
Wright Brothers' Flyer Simulator for general public : Rs.60/-
Wright Brothers' Flyer Simulator for Organised school groups : Rs.60/-
Wright Brothers' Flyer Simulator for Govt./Municipal school groups: Rs.60/-

Entry to the Museum is free for the army, navy, air-force and police personnel in uniform and the physically challenged and children below 5 years of age.

Contact Information
Telephone:91-080-22866200
Director’s Office : 91-080-22864114 
Telefax:91-080-22864009
email:vitmuseum@gmail.com