+The vast and diverse culture of Uttar Pradesh is stored well as an impressive collection in state's museums right since Sunga, Gupta, late Gupta and early medieval period. Visit Allahabad Museum, that has a host of sculptural masterpieces discovered at different places around Allahabad. The Lucknow State Museum has a splendid collection centered on the arts of Avadh and objects related to the customs, habits and mythology of India. Bharat Kala Bhawan located at Varanasi houses outstanding collection of sculptures, paintings and textiles. Move towards Government Museum at Mathura, which has the richest and by far the most important collection of the Mathura School of Sculptures of 3rd century B.C - 12th century A.D. All these museums of Uttar Pradesh provide the visitor an immense opportunity to have a glimpse of ancient time in the modern era.