Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, Shillong

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Immerse yourself in the culture and heritage of Northeast India at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. Founded by the Salesians of Don Bosco, a Catholic mission, the museum focuses on the traditions of the Northeast states of India and the ethnic groups that inhabit them. Roam the spacious building and admire its staggering collection of ancient relics, artifacts, and numerous other objects. Grouped by themes, they provide insight into the folklore and heritage of the region. After exploring the galleries, go up to the museum skywalk for a viewpoint that encapsulates the town of Shillong. Our Shillong online trip planner makes visiting Shillong and other {2} attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • If you want to know more about north eastern states - their history, people and culture this is a must visit place. Youngsters may not enjoy here much. But someone who is interested in history would.....  more »
  • Honestly, I hadn't set my expectations too high, but Don Bosco Museum in Shillong truly sprung me a stunning surprise. Located not too far from Police Bazaar, this museum in Mawlai is a major...  more »
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