Heritage Transport Museum, Taoru is 40 kms from Gurgaon on Bilaspur-Taoru road.
This museum is like no other, it’s a time machine that takes you back to the days when transportation wasn’t as easy as hopping on a scooter or taking an Uber.
The museum is located on a whopping 3.01 acres and has 95,000 square feet of exhibition galleries, making it India’s largest private museum.
Now, before you start thinking that this museum is all about boring old artifacts and dusty exhibits, think again. The Heritage Transport Museum is jam-packed with fun and exciting displays that will have you laughing and learning at the same time.
For starters, the museum has a section on pre-mechanized transportation, where you’ll find all kinds of crazy contraptions like the Tamjham, Rath, Tanga, Baili, Dhumney, and Kajawa. These carriages were once used by the royals and the elite, and they’re sure to make you chuckle at how fancy folks used to get around.
And if you’re a fan of trains, the railway section is a must-see. It’s like a mini-version of the Smithsonian, but with more chai stands. You’ll see all kinds of train models, from the old-fashioned steam engines to the sleek and modern trains of today.
But the real showstopper is the Automobile Gallery. This section has everything from vintage cars to futuristic designs, and it’s like a candy store for car enthusiasts. And if you’re a fan of aviation and maritime, the museum has sections dedicated to those too.
And let’s not forget about the two-wheeler section. You’ll see all kinds of motorcycles, scooters and bicycles that will have you longing for the good old days.
The museum is located around 40km from Gurgaon on the Bilaspur-Taoru road. The tickets are a bit pricey at INR 400/- for adults and INR 200/- for children, but trust us, it’s worth every rupee. And the best part? The museum is closed on Mondays, so you’ll have plenty of time to recover from all the time-traveling you’ll be doing.
So pack your bags, grab your time machine, and head to the Heritage Transport Museum for a journey you’ll never forget.