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Address: Udhagamandalam, Ooty, India
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: 10 kms from Ooty Bust stand

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Nice opportunity to visit Tribal house and to know their Life Style

It is a very steep climb. You could see the Todar house, which is like a cave. They are wearing funny ornaments. Some voluntary organizations are helping them to form libi for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This place is just ok. Children get bored over there. I think I was late that may be the one reason but this place is not too crowd. If you have spare time then only think to go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

It is a very steep climb. You could see the Todar house, which is like a cave. They are wearing funny ornaments. Some voluntary organizations are helping them to form libi for their language.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

If you really want to know about the old inhabitants of this Queen of hills ,This will be the best place to know everything.This is not a tourist spot or a place to relax but it will be totally informative and will take back you in time

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Muscat, Oman
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Good to see 30-45 minutes, need to walk little after vehicle, can see big mountains and tribal areas

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This museum is a hidden gem located about 12 km outside Oozy but well worth a visit. It is a beautiful drive through trees and villages and is located at a Research Station. A guide who speaks good English and who is of one of the tribes takes you round the museum which shows the different tribes, their lifestyles, and... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

it was a place to know more about the tribals which are now getting extinct. This place is tough to locate and is situated within the premises of a research center.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A guide showed us round the centre and told us many fascinating things about the life and customs of the tribes, past and present.

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Gandhinagar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Don't miss this, it is covered under the avalanche tour. Its a good clean place, a lot to know if you like to know the tribal history of India. It can be improved with a laser or video show about the same.

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

most tourists aren't aware or don't here. but this is definitely a must visit place in Ooty. the drive to the place is nice and you get to see so much of unique stuff and learn a lot about the tribes of the area, their traditions, arts & crafts. I'd have bought any souvenirs if there were, but all I... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

It is around 7-8 Km from the city center. It is a Government museum that displays a lot of the items, model homes, tools, weapons, pictures, furniture etc related to the tribal groups who live in the Nilgiris. This is a must visit place for people who are interested in knowing more about cultures and enjoy visiting museums in general.... More 

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Additional Information about Tribal Research Center

Address: Address: Udhagamandalam, Ooty, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Ooty
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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