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Wankhar Entomology Museum

Riatsamthiah, Shillong 793001, India
0364 2544473
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Ranked #21 of 40 attractions in Shillong
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- Jun 6, 2012
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Ghaziabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Wankhar Entomology Museum. A private collection of butterflies, moths, beetles and other insects. Collection since 1939, started by Dr Sarkar. Private residence of Dr Wankhar.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

This amazing private collection is not on the 5 or 7 point trap of packaged tourists , so expect a degree of peace and calm . The collection is in the hands of the third generation and they are certainly not adding to the collection let alone '' breeding and conservation '' touted by many hopelessly outdated tourist pamphlets .... More

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