Welcome to Vikramshila Museum Website !

Welcome to Vikramshila Museum Website !

Welcome To Vikramshila Museum Website

The Vikramshila museum established in 2004 displays some selected antiquities unearthed in excavations conducted by Archeological Survey of  India (1972-82) at the Near by site indentified to the Remains of vikramshila Mahavvihar the celebrated ancient University founded by pala king Dharmpala in 8th or early 9th Century A.D.which prospered for about four centuries.

The excavation has revealed a large Buddhist monastery with in imposing stupa in its centre and Vative stupas in addition to so small sterines of letter period including a Tibetan and a hindu temple The general plan of the monastery greatly resembles the contemporary somapura Mahavihar Paharpur (Bangladesh).