Setup in 1971, Birla Museum is an archaeological museum famous for its 10th century sculptures from Ashapuri. It is one of the many museums in Bhopal. Coins and ancient manuscripts and Terracotta artifacts from 2nd century BC onwards are also on display.
In the Birla Museum, some interesting sculptures are exhibited in the garden as well. It also has Shiva and Vishnu gallery right at the entrance.