Wankhar Entomology Museum

Wankhar Entomology Museum

  • Shillong
  • Meghalaya
  • India

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Wankhar Entomology Museum, Shillong Overview

Wankhar Entomology Museum is a famous museum and a tourist attraction in the city of Shillong, Meghalaya. It is a museum that is known for housing a vast variety of different species of butterflies under the same roof. Visitors can see the colorful butterflies that belong to the different continents and countries of the world.

It Is Known For:-
1)    Wankhar Entomology Museum is a great place for learning and observing the various butterfly species that are found all over the world.

2)    Under the same roof, one can witness numerous butterflies of different colors and sizes.

3)    Apart from the butterflies, this museum also displays the fossils that were discovered during excavations. It reveals about the earliest existence of butterflies on earth, somewhere around the period after the extinction of dinosaurs.

Best Time To Visit:-
Wankhar Entomology Museum is a great place to visit. Due to the vast collection of butterflies, it is visited on a large scale especially by the students and tourists. This museum remains open across the year but, a prior confirmation is a better option if a person plans to visit this place during the holiday season.Wankhar Entomology Museum has a paid entry for everyone which depends on the nationality of the visitor.

Reaching There:-
Wankhar Entomology Museum stands at a lively place. Due to the location, it can be easily accessed by any mode of transport like the bus, taxi, or auto rickshaw.

Nearest Railway Station:- Guwahati Railway Station
Nearest Airport:- Shillong Airport

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