Mysore Highway, State Highway 17, Ramanagar District, Doddamannugudde Forest
When was the museum established?
Briefly describe the history of the museum, its collection and donors.
The collection at Janapada Loka comprises folk artefacts from the Mysore region, such as dolls, puppets, village characters, village tools, and everyday objects. It also houses a big collection of stone sculptures that date back to 400 years ago. Apart from exploring these collections, visitors can also attend folk performances, folk drama, or have a quiet boat ride in the lake Loka Sarovara
Information in Braille
Library and archives services
IT facilities ( Photocopying, printing, computer )
Any other facilities
Conference/ Seminar hall
Who manages the museum?
Person-in-charge of the museum
Gowda IAS (Retd)
What is the average duration to see the museum?
Map your museum’s correct location on the map given below.
Is the museum currently closed?
Image for museum exterior/building
View of the sculpture gallery
Display of puppets
Display of a variety of Chau masks
Display of dhols in various sizes
Display of different types of honey bee combs
Interior view of the museum showing photos of dance performances and rituals
Open amphitheater to watch live performances
Entry fee information
Kids Below 10 years: ₹10
Photography Charges: ₹100
Videography Charges: ₹500
By car (70 kilometres away from the city centre)