About Three kilometers away from Udaipur is the city of Ahar where this museum is located. This archeological museum holds a lot of ancient artifacts that represent the cultural rich ness of India’s history.
The Museum was created to display objects found in an excavation that was carried out in the area. It is possible that some of the object back here date back to the 10th century while some are even older. Objects made of iron, earthen pots and several other trinkets have been put up as exhibits.
It isn’t just the museum that is worth seeing though. The city of Ahar has several chattris and arches dedicated to different kings that make it a huge tourist attraction. These tiny monuments are also important to the people as they honor these great rulers of the past. In fact, a lot of people visit this cite not to admire the beautiful architecture but as homage to the history that is represented by them. As it is a very short distance from Udaipur, it is certainly worth the day trip.
It is not only famous for its archaeological museum which has now become a recent hot topic amongst the circle of archaeologists, but has gained popularity because of the beautiful cenotaphs that are found here. One of the seven most royal cenotaphs found in Rajasthan, this spot is a hot bed for archaeological activity