Plan your visit

How to get to the Natural History Museum, Tribhuvan Universitry

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 monkeys around the museum, and you can enjoy watching their funny behavior.

Entry Fees

Nepali and SAARC: NRs 40.00

International visitors: NRs 100.00

Students 50% discount

Infants below 5 years free entry

Camera/Mobile Camera Fee: NRs 100.00

Movie Camera Fee: NRs 400.00

Opening Hours

10:00-17:00 in Summer (Magh 16 – Kartik 15)

(10:00-16:00 in winter (Kartik 16 – Magh 15)

Closed on Saturday and Public holidays