This is basically an institute/college for mountaineering students. With all due respect to these youngsters who have chosen such adventurous path, it's not something I enjoyed visiting.
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This place is situated beside the Zoo. You would get some historical details from the museum. The museum was very neat and clean. (August-2015)
Loved this museum, it was an unexpected find and I spent a lot of time at each of the exhibits before taking photos outside by the memorials to Sherpa Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hilary. If you are in Darjeeling and at the Zoo this...More
Nice Musuem with lots of info on Everest and other mountains in the Himalayan Range. Must see for those interested in History.
Located behind the Darjeeling Zoo and admissible with the same ticket, this is one of the world famous institute where world famous mountaineers have either visited or have undergone training. Within the museum, there is a huge model of the Himalayan Range with all the...More
HMI gives a very good insight into the history of mountaineering in the Himalayan region... Only problem is that you need to walk uphill to have a glimpse of this history
its basically a museum on which all information and equipments are displayed in the musem .all tools which were used in everst hiking
Very informative but up on a steep hill and one has to get through the zoo to get to it and y see all the animals in to small Enclosure