Spiritual Museum is the second most visited museum in Agra, ranking below Taj Museum. This museum displays relics, cultural artifacts and historic specimens of Mughal period. It is one of the new museums in Agra.
The museum is open from 10 in the morning to 5 in the evening. The museum is open throughout the week. People usually choose winter season for the pleasing climatic condition.
The museum is located less than a kilometer from Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh. Buses, cabs and autos are available from various parts of the city to reach the museum. Usually people club the museum along with Taj Mahal.
The first element to enjoy in the museum is the beauty of the place. The museum is decorated with numerous designs and colors. Sometimes, meditation and yoga workshops are also conducted here. Usually, the yoga sessions are conducted early in the morning and meditation session are conducted in evening. You can find artworks, relics, paintings and specimens that belong to ancient rulers of Mughal period. Gardens and fountains surround the museum.
The entrance to the museum is free.
One can attend the yoga and meditation classes without any charge or pre-registration. A person of any religion or creed can join the classes as many times as desired.
The museum is still under development. A movement called Brahmakumaris recently inaugurated it. The movement considers God as their father. The museum aims that preserving the heritage of the country and providing more access to spiritual education.
You can find guides available right outside the museum. Cost of hiring a guide ranges from 100 INR to 200 INR as per season. Hire guides wearing badge of the museum.