The museum is a place to visit when in Jaipur and should definitely be a part of the itinerary if you are a historical buff. It is located within the Albert Hall which lies on the southern side of the city. The unique combination of North Indian architecture mixed with English style of work is something worth watching as designed by Sir Swinton Jacob. You can also see a reflection of the cultures around the globe in this museum. The museum opened in 1887. The exhibition of sculptures, tribal dresses, dioramas, carpets, paintings and musical instruments is a strong reason to visit the place. You can also find exhibit of the Egyptian mummies here at the Central Museum.