The Zonal Anthropological Museum in Jagdalpur was established in the year 1972 with the sole purpose of providing a fascinating insight into the culture and lifestyles of Bastar tribes. The museum is located at a distance of 4 km from the city center in the office of the Anthropological Survey of India. It houses a fine collection of numerous objects of ethnographic interest. The rare item on display at the museum throws light on the rituals and customs followed by the tribes of Bastar and even highlight their religious practices and style of living. All the collections have been documented classified and are displayed in various sections of the museum.