Plan your visit

How To Get To The Museum

The museum is located at southwestern slope of the famous Swayambhunath Temple, which is designated as the World heritage site. Public transportations are easily available from many points of Kathmandu Valley to Swayambhu Ring Road. It is 5-10 minutes walk from Ring Road to the museum complex. You can also get to the museum after visiting the Swayambhunath; its western gate is convenient to enter the museum. From Thamel, it takes about minutes by bicycle, or 35 minutes on foot. You can find the brick

red museum hall easily. There are many wild monkeys around the museum, and you can enjoy watching their funny behavior.

Entry Fees

Nepali: NRs 10

Foreigners: NRs 50

Students 50% discount

Infants below 5 years free entry

(Camera Fee: NRs 40)


Opening Hours


(10:00-16:00 in winter)

Closed on Saturday and Public holidays