This splendid museum, dedicated to the memory of Bharat Ratna M. Visvesvaraya, the architect of modern Karnataka, houses various technical inventions and offers you a glimpse of the history of technological development in the country. A major attraction here is a 1:1 scale replica of the Wright Brothers’ Flyer, the World’s first piloted aircraft and a ‘Flyer Simulator’ that offers a delightful experience to visitors. At the Dinosaur Corner, one can also witness the movement and sound of a life-sized animated Spinosaurus in a recreated environment.
Exhibition Halls at VITM
- Engine Hall- How things work
- Fun Science
- Space Technology
- Bio technical revolution
- Hall of Electronics
- Science for Children
- Dinosaur Enclave
- Science on a sphere
- Aviation (Wright Brothers)
Visiting Time: Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, Bengaluru is open daily from 9.30 AM till 8 PM. It is recommended to spend at least half a day exploring everything VITM has to offer.
How to reach VITM: Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, Bengaluru Is located in Cubbon Park. VITM is 4 kms from Majestic bus stand, 35 kms from Bengaluru airport. VITM can be reached using Bengaluru Metro (Cubbon Park metro station is the closest), bus or taxi from any part of Bengaluru city.
Places to stay near Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum: Bengaluru city has ample hotels to suit every budget. JW Marriott Bengaluru is a luxury hotel right opposite VITM.
Official website: https://www.vismuseum.gov.in/about-us/