Museums & Collections

There are many places in the world where one can see a collection of historic and rare musical instruments of India. The following is a brief list of museums.

The Horniman Museum – London, ENG (UK)

The MET – New York City, NY (USA)

Musical Instrument Museum – Phoenix, AZ (USA)

Musical Instrument Museum (Royal Museums of Art and History) – Brussels (BEL)

National Museum of India – New Delhi, DEL (IND) This contains approximately 300 historic and rare indian classical instruments.

Victoria & Albert Museum – London, ENG (UK) Please note that this exhibit is no longer running.

There are also some private collections.

Abdul Aziz Collection – Jaipur, RAJ (IND)

Somjit Das Gupta Collection – Kolkata, WB (IND)