Siddhagiri Museum

A unique project, perhaps the only project in India situated at Shri Kshetra Siddhagiri Math, Kaneri, Tal. Karveer, Dist. Kolhapur. The place is near Kolhapur city on Pune Banglore Highway. Shri Kshetra Siddhagiri Math has a history of more than 1000 years, and is a holy place of worship of Lord Mahadeva. The surrounding around the museum is very calm and quiet, a hilly place with a good collection of Flora and Fauna.

Plan Your Visit

  • Hours and Admission
  • The Museum is open Monday to Sunday from 09:30 AM until 07:00 PM. It takes 2.5 to 3.00 hours to have entire tour of the museum.Ticket selling window open till 05:30 PM.

  • Admission:
  • Tickets will be available only at Siddhagiri Museum ticket counter. Ticket window will be open till 5:30 pm. Discounts are only for School Picnics.

  • Admission Prices from December 2012
  • Type of Entry Fees of Entry
    General charge for an adult Rs. 100/-
    General charge for a child (Age: 3 to 12 Years) Rs. 50/-

  • Concession charges for School Students
  • Type of Entry Fees of Entry
    School Students below 12 years age Rs. 40/-
    School Students between 12 to 16 years age Rs. 50/-
    One Teacher per 25 Students Rs. 40/-

Transport Details


Siddhagiri Museum is situated at Shree Kshetra Siddhagiri Math popularly known as Kaneri Math as it is nearby Kaneri village. This holy center is about 10 kilometer away from Kolhapur known as ‘Dakshinkaashi’ where the famous ‘Mahalaxmi Temple’ is located. It is 4 kilometer away from ‘Pune-Banglore’ highway which is national express highway no.4. Railway system is another facility for communication. There is an airport located nearby ‘Ujalaiwadi’ – 9 km away from Kolhapur.

Once you reach at Kolhapur stand or railway station, There are 2 ways by which you can travel to Siddhagiri Museum situated at Kaneri Math.

By Bus

By Kolhapur Municipal Transport (KMT):

Catch a KMT bus for Kagal/Kaneri from Kolhapur bus stand (CBS) ( near Kolhapur railway station). If you catch bus for ‘Kaneri’, then it will directly reach to Siddhagiri Museum which is situated at Kaneri Math. The frequency of ‘Kaneri’ bus is around 45 min.

If you catch bus for ‘Kagal’, then get down at Gokul Shirgaon MIDC and catch an auto from there for Kaneri Math where Siddhagiri Museum is located. Share autos are available from MIDC. The frequency of ‘Gokul Shirgaon MIDC ’ bus is around 20 min.

By State Transport buses:

Catch a bus for ‘Gokul Shirgaon MIDC’.There are many buses which will go to Gokul Shirgaon MIDC.

The buses are for ‘Chandrapur’,’Chandgad’,’Kagal’ which halt at Gokul Shirgaon MIDC. Further catch an auto from there for Kaneri Math where Siddhagiri Museum is located. Share autos are available from MIDC.

By Train:

The nearest mainline railway station is Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Terminus Railway Station (earlier name, Kolhapur Railway Station) is managed by the Central Railways.

By Car:

If you are on Pune – Banglore Highway (NH-4): Take a right turn at Gokul Shirgaon MIDC. Siddhagiri museum is 4 kilometer away from MIDC.

If you are on Banglore – Pune Highway (NH-4): Take a left turn at Gokul Shirgaon MIDC. Siddhagiri museum is 4 kilometer away from MIDC.

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