Contact: +91.011.25031518 & 19 | Sulabh Bhawan, Palam Dabri Marg, Mahavir Enclave, Palam, New Delhi, India: 110045

Welcome to Sulabh International Museum of Toilets, exploring history of hygiene & sanitation…

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, Ph.D., D.Litt. Sociologist & Social Reformer and  Founder, Sulabh Sanitation Movement

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak is a great humanist and social reformer of contemporary India. He has the vision of a philosopher and the undying zeal of a missionary. He is the icon of sanitation and social reform who has made a difference in the lives of millions of people. With his efforts erstwhile untouchables have been allowed by the society to intermingle with them and to live at par with them, dine with them and offer prayers in temples. He has created a new culture which embraces the poor and extols the dignity of labour.

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Open 365 days

For your convenience museum is open on all days, except for national holidays, entry to the museum is absolutely free to all…

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Virtual Tour

The Museum has a rare collection of facts, pictures and objects detailing the historic evolution of toilets from 2500 BC to date.

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You can explore the museum through our enhanced video gallery, you can also write reviews about your visit to the Museum.

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Museum was established with objectives of educating and exploring historical trends in development of toilets across the world. To know all our objectives, please visit our objectives section

Sections at Museum

Museum has three sections, which describes about ancient, medieval and modern types of toilets, exploring entire history of toilets. know more…

Visitors to the Museum

Sulabh International Museum of Toilets has been visited by many dignitaries from India and abroad. click to know more… Certificate of Excellence

Sulabh International Museum of Toilets has been awarded for “Certificate of Excellence 2013” by and is listed as one of the off beaten destination for tourists to visit in India

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Frequently Asked Questions ?

Please visit our timings page to know opening hours and calendar page to know national holidays for current year. Entry and Parking to the museum is absolutely free for everyone.
Museum has facility of wheel chair for visitors, also museum construction is done at ground floor with absolutely no stairs in order to help people easily explore the museum.
If you are looking for group visit from your college, university or institute or you want to explore history of sanitation with your friends, then please update us with your group visit details and purpose to help you assist better.
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Museum Timings:

10:30 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. in Winters (1st November to 30th March) | 10:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. in Summers (1st April to 30th October)

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