Wildlife Display & Information Centre

Chitwan National Park

Aimed more at school groups than tourists, this educational centre has displays on wildlife, including a rather macabre display of animals in formaldehyde, skulls, plaster-cast footprints and a collection of animal dung. If that doesn't do it for you, there's the stuffed gharial: one glance and you'll never swim in Nepal again.

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