A throwback to a 1950s classroom, this museum houses a bizarre collection of medical and public-health paraphernalia, including a rather...
APTDC Bashirbagh office
Ravindra Bharathi Theatre
Regular music, dance and drama performances; check the local papers.
Each Kamat is slightly different, but they’re all reliably good for South Indian veg fare. There's another branch near Nampally station.
Public Gardens Rd · interesting places nearby
State Museum information
This sprawling museum, in a fanciful 1920 building constructed by the seventh nizam as a playhouse for one of his daughters, hosts a collection of important archaeological finds as well as an exhibit on the region's Buddhist history, with relics of the Buddha himself. There's also an interesting decorative-arts gallery, where you can learn about Bidriware inlaid metalwork and kalamkari textile painting, plus a bronze sculpture gallery and a 4500-year-old Egyptian mummy