Kanpur Sangrahalaya or Kanpur Museum is the official museum of the city. It is home to a large number of exhibits, mementos and artifacts that narrate the history of the people of the city who proactively participated in India’s struggle for independence from the British. One of the main attractions here is a historical artillery gun belonging to the British times.
The museum is a valuable source of authentic information about the history and culture of Kanpur. Set up in the year 1999, it is currently situated on the grounds of Phool Singh Bagh at the crossing of the Kanpur-Lucknow Road the Mall Road.