Mount Abu already is an open-air exhibition of exuberant culture and striking architecture. And to witness extraordinary possessions of Mount Abu and Rajasthan, you must proceed to the museums of Mount Abu. Most popular museum of Mount Abu is Government Museum, which is also known as Mount Abu Archaeological Museum. One of the sections of the museums houses a collection of musical instrument, weapons and ladies ornaments like karna, guthma toda, gaga wala thoomar, karna, barly, kanksi berli etc. Other section has miniature paintings on raga-raginis, shields, lain images from Sirohi, small cannon called topdi etc. The intricately carved statue of Devdasi (dancer) is one of its most notable items. It dates back to the time between 6th and 12th century AD. Chacha Museum is another popular attraction of the city. This shop or museum has an exquisite collection of Rajasthani handicrafts and textiles and was opened 37 years ago.