The Regional Museum of Natural History houses the largest skeleton of Baleen Whale in India. Among other highlights on display is the egg of the gigantic herbivorous flightless Elephant Bird.
Odisha State Museum is one of the world famous museum for having a wide collection of manuscripts of which Abhinava Gita Govinda dates back to 1496.
Cuttack is the birthplace of Legendary Freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. His family home is now a museum which houses Netaji's memorabilia.