Museum of Tribal Art & Artifacts is also known as the Tribal Museum. The museum is situated at a distance of about 3 km from the railway station of Bhubaneswar. The museum provides detailed information about the life and culture of the tribal people of Odisha. The museum is sometimes referred to as the Tribal Research Institute Museum.
The research center at the museum gathers information about the way of life of the tribal people and then displays their findings at the museum to create awareness about this tribe. There are more than 60 groups of tribal people in Odisha. The museum also preserves a wide collection of wooden sculptures, metal items, textiles, jewelry, etc. There is also a library and a small zoo inside the museum. The museum remains open from 10.00 am to 05.00 pm. Photography is not allowed inside the museum.