The Kapilavastu museum is one of the newest and ambitious museums under the Archaeological Survey of India. The museum is the integral constituent of archaeological site at Piprahawa and Ganwaria identified as Ancient Kapilavastu, the home town of Lord Buddha. Collection of the museum includes seals & sealings, objects of terracotta, metal, ivory, bone, etc. from 8th B.C.E. to 5th Century CE.
Presently, the museum is consisted of two galleries showing the history of Kapilavastu and the different aspects of the life of Lord Buddha.