Sunday, January 29, 2012

ROCKS MUSEUM

Rocks Museum
PANCHAGARH

Panchagarh Rocks Museum
Panchagarh Rocks Museum
The Panchagarh Rocks Museum is the frist rocks mesume of bangladesh. It is located in Panchagarh Govt. Prof. Nazmul Haque, principal of Panchagarh Govt. Mohila College, established the rocks mesume on March 1, 1997. The Rocks museum is seperat into two gallerys, external and internal. In the external gallery there has a vast
number of rocks; and in the internal gallery, there are small stones of different ages.

Rocks Museum
Collection of the Rocks Museum:
Collection of Rocks: Petrified Wood and Fossilized Rocks, Granite, Quartzite Shell, Lime Stone, Sist, Hard Rock, Basalt, Silica, Nice, Clay-Rock etc. have been keep in the Rocks museum for display. These are almost 60 pieces of rocks from different age sized by 3-4 inches to 10 feet.

Other Collection of the Rocks Museum:
In the museum there are some other importent collections. Two antiquarian boats which built with only one truck of tree and about 500 to 1000 years ago and Multicolored sand and earth, petrified 'shall wood' and net, very old pictured bamboo fearing, different type antics, very old writings.

Director of National mesume Shamsuzzaman Khan and Hanti Glasi, Professor of Indiana University of USA visited the Museum on May 14, 2000.
For more details you need to visit : Panchagarh.info
Source : Panchagarh.info
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Prof. Nazmul Haque
Panchagarh Rocks Museum
Panchagarh Rocks Museum
Panchagarh Rocks Museum : Antiquarian boats
Rocks Museum : Antiquarian boats
Rocks Museum

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