If you're interested in history or curiosity awakens in the mind in past stories, then especially the museum can give you the height of orgasm. Port Blair, once a British penal colony, is now a tourist spot owing to its history.
It falls under the anthropological survey of India. Established in 1975-76, this museum offers you to know all about the local community of tribes like Jar was, Great Andamanese, The Onges, and Sentinelese. These are supposed to be the first tribe in the world.
You can explore your vision as well as knowledge by visiting once here. A bunch of photographs of rare tribes and aborigines of the whole island will quench your thirst after acquiring the knowledge.
Ancient artefacts, stories, and information depict the life of those tribes. Even by a documentary film, museum authority has tried to depict the lifestyle of them. Especially child will be benefited after the tour of the museum. And for those who are anthropological nut, can enjoy every moment in the museum.
March to May will be the best time to visit there. At that time, the weather of Port Blair is temperate so you can enjoy your tour. You should come here in summer to enjoy the Andamanese tropical climate. Although there is a little bit of hot weather once, the deep ocean blue gives you the sigh of relief.
The museum opens daily from 9.00 to 13.00 and 13.30 to 16.30 in IST except for Monday and any other government holiday. (As because the museum is maintained and Superintended by the government of India, Anthropological Survey of India).
Because every person has different tastes, different types of restaurants have sprung up here for everyone. You can get Indian, Italian, Thai, Chinese and also the famous sea-food of Andaman.There are regional food also like Bengali, Rajasthani, and South-Indians.
Timings are subject to change. You will be automatically booked into a time slot as part of the check out process. Please visit the official website to confirm the time slot before your visit.
The museum mainly torches into the four negrito tribes on that island i.e. Jarawas, Sentinelese, The Onges, Great Andamanese. The museum depicts the palaeolithic age, specially primordial eras. Plenty of reasons make the place must-visitable.
Besides the museum, Andaman has plenty of beautiful spots that can attract tourists