Himachal State Museum
About 2.5km west of Scandal Point, up near the telecommunications mast, the state museum occupies an 1860s mansion and houses an...
Himalayan Bird Park
Opposite the Viceregal Lodge's gate is the Himalayan Bird Park, with a small collection of exotic birdlife, including the iridescent...
The grand neo-Gothic Gorton Castle (1904) was formerly the colonial government secretariat and is now the State Accountant-General's...
Indian Coffee House
This Shimla institution is like an old boys’ club with its ageing leather seats, uniformed waiters and blackboard menu. Packed with...
Oberoi Cecil, the Mall · interesting places nearby
Cecil Restaurant information
For a formal night out, look no further than the colonial-era elegance of the Cecil Restaurant at the Oberoi. The menu is strong on Indian and Thai curries and there are Continental options as well. Book ahead.