The museum was established in the year 1969 to store the ancient historical equipments and other things related to the ancient history. It can be viewed as a storehouse of sculptures, arms and weapons, coins, paintings, and modern art.
In addition to these, there are also a lot for the historians and the interested person to relish. These include epigraphs, fossils, chinaware, manuscripts, bronzes, and textiles. People who are interested to visit may come between 10:30am to 5pm. The museum remains closed on Fridays and on all public holidays.