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The Museum of Goa concentrates on archaeological and archival material. Consequently the sculpture set displays antiquities from a variety of Hindu dynasties that once ruled Goa. Also on view are important inscriptions and manuscripts, coins and textiles. The furniture, art objects, especially ivory statues, pertain to Christian-Portuguese influences.

Situated in Panaji, Museum of Goa focuses on archeology and archives. There are several manuscripts, inscriptions, coins and textiles that were once a part of the Goan history. There is a collection of sculptors which dates back to the pre-Portuguese era when Hindu dynasties ruled Goa. From the Portuguese era there is a collection of furniture, art objects and ivory statues in particular.

The Museum of Goa, Daman and Diu houses archival and archeological objects. The sculptures inside the museum are fine examples of the remakable antiquities from varied Hindu dynasties that earlier ruled Goa. Visitors can also have a look at the important coins and manuscripts displayed in the museum. Influence of the Portuguese traditions is reflected through ivory statues and other art objects.

The visiting hours of the museum is between 10.00 am till 1.00 pm, and from 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm. It remains closed on Sundays and other public holidays.