For those who’ve ever wondered about the fascinating history of the toilet, Delhi’s Sulabh International Museum of Toilets showcases a seemingly endless array of artifacts, pictures, stories and examples of one of the modern world’s most ingenious inventions. Three separate spaces examine ancient, medieval and modern toilets, covering the most mundane to the most surprising details.
Visitors can wander detailed exhibits that showcase the chronology of toilets spanning almost all of the last five thousand years. From pit latrines and stone structures to ultra-modern Japanese models complete with heat, massage and music, the museum leaves no stone unturned when it comes to bringing the marvels of the modern toilet to the masses.
The museum is free to enter and guided tours are available at no cost. It is open from 10:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. November 1 through March 30, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from April 1 through October 30.