Government Museum, famously known as Mathura Museum, is situated close to the Dampier Park. The exhibition hall houses relics of the Gupta and the Kushan period extending from 400 B.C. to 1200 A.D. It likewise includes a gathering of the Mathura School of Sculptures. Besides, travelers going by the historical center can likewise observe an accumulation of stone models, earthenware, gold, silver and copper coins. The historical center likewise houses old works of art, bronze models, stoneware and earth seals. The working of exhibition hall in itself is a gem, which is made with red sandstone and is octagonally formed. The statues of headless figure of Kanishk, standing Buddha and mother goddess alongside the remembrances of Sunga period merit viewing.