Survey Museum is one of the most popular museums in Roorkee. Established in 1950, the Museum displays various instruments related to the world of GIS, Surveying and Mapping.
The museum is one of the most different and interesting museums in the country. The oldest surveying instrument in the museum is from 1890 AD. For those who are interested in finding out the history behind old compasses and sextants, this is the ideal place to be. The museum tells you about the unique history of navigation and charts a course from the old to the new developments in surveying technology.