Science & Technology - Nagaland

About Science Centre

Nagaland Science Centre Dimapur is an establishment under the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of Nagaland. It was developed by National Council of Science Museums, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India. Honourable former Chief Minister of Nagaland Shri. Neiphiu Rio dedicated to the people of Nagaland on the 14th September 2004.

Science Centre presents itself the best method of informal science education and such methodology has an amble scope to inculcate scientific temper in the minds of younger generation. Nagaland Science Centre endeavours to popularize Science in the state and uplift Science Literacy through its 100 plus Science Exhibits and Science Programmes conducted for School Children. We also visit schools with science programmes. All the exhibits are hands on/ touch and learn models enabling visitors to learn Science the fun way.

Timings

It is open on all days except on Mondays and State Government’s Holidays, from 10.00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Entry Fee

Rs. 10 per head for General Visitors and ₹ 5 for Organized groups of Students with an application Letter addressed to the Curator of the Centre.

Free Entry for police / military personal in uniform and physically challenged and children below 3 years old.

Location

Nagaland Science Centre, Behind Naga shopping Arcade/ Super Market, Dimapur, Nagaland.

Official Address

Nagaland Science Centre, Department of Science & Technology, Behind Naga Shopping Arcade( Super Market)

Email : nscdimapur@gmail.com

Staff

Curator : Shri.Richard Rikhio. (Mob No. 9436077859)

Education Assistant : Shri. Sosangtemjen Yaden

LDC : Shri. Joseph Pfithu

Technicians:

  • Shri. Viwoto Yeptho (Electronic)
  • Shri.M. Kiano (Fitting)
  • Shri. Obed Medo (Painting)
  • Shri. Vepelo Koza (Carpentary)