Government Museum, Basavakalyan

Basavakalyan is a very important town in the region. It was the capital of the Chalukyas and was known in the 10th-12th Centuries A.D. as Kalyani. The town has an old fort and within the fort a museum has been started and the museum consists of specimens, such as inscriptions, sculptures etc, and almost all the specimens come from the region itself. It serves the purpose of a site museum.

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This is the Official Website of Department of Archaeology, Museums and Heritage, Government of Karnataka, under the Ministry of Culture that is responsible for archaeological studies and the preservation of cultural monuments. The function is to "explore, excavate, conserve, preserve and protect the monuments and sites of State, National & International Importance.

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