Ethnological Museum, Chittagong

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Ethnological Museum
Entrance of Ethnological Museum (03).jpg
Entrance of the Museum
Ethnological Museum, Chittagong is located in Bangladesh
Ethnological Museum, Chittagong
Location of Ethnological Museum of Chittagong, Bangladesh
Established1965
LocationAgrabad C/A, Chittagong, Bangladesh
Coordinates22°19′41″N 91°48′54″E / 22.3280°N 91.8150°E / 22.3280; 91.8150Coordinates: 22°19′41″N 91°48′54″E / 22.3280°N 91.8150°E / 22.3280; 91.8150
TypeEthnological
Visitors200-300 (per day)
CuratorMohammed Amiruzzaman[1]
Websitewww.bangladesh.com/museums/ethnological/

The Ethnological Museum of Chittagong (Bengali: জাতিতাত্ত্বিক জাদুঘর) is the only ethnological museum in Bangladesh and is located in Agrabad, Chittagong.[2] The Museum contains displays featuring the history of Bangladesh's tribal people.[1][3]

History[edit]

The Ethnological Museum was established in 1965 and the museum opened to the public in 1974.[1] Two rooms were added to the museum during 1985-1995. In 1996, a gallery with folk articles of Bengali-speaking people was added.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Minhaj Uddin, Ctg. "Breaking & Latest News from Bangladesh". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2013-06-12.
  2. ^ Prof. Sirajul Islam (2009-10-01). "Ethnological Museum". Banglapedia. Retrieved 2015-07-23.
  3. ^ "Ethnological Museum Chittagong | By Bangladesh Channel". Bangladesh.com. 1970-01-01. Retrieved 2013-06-12.

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