Chennai: Madras Museum (Government Museum), Chennai Tourist Places to Visit for Museum
Must See India - Best Travel Guide to India
Madras Museum (Government Museum)
Home   |   Login   |   Register   |   Contact Us
 
 
 ›   ›   ›   ›   ›  Madras Museum (Government Museum)
 

Madras Museum (Government Museum)

, Chennai

Reviews
More  
No photo available!
Government Museum, also known as Madras Museum, is situated at Egmore, one of the busiest areas in Chennai. Founded in 1851, it exhibits various specimens pertaining to zoology, botany, anthropology and geology. The museum has a fine archaeological section representing all the major south Indian periods including Chola, Vijayangar, Hoysla and Chalukyas. The bronze image of Ardhnariswara (Shiva and Parvathy) is an eye-catching one. The museum also has separate sections for philately and children. It also houses a good ethnology collection. Informative lectures and film shows are conducted occasionally. The museum has a well-stocked library.
To visit and experience Chennai hassle-free, view Chennai tour packages.

Website: http://www.chennaimuseum.org
Timing Information

Timings

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Price Information

Price

Adult - Rs 15
Children - Rs 10
Students & Teachers - Rs 5
Still Camera - Rs 200
Video Camera - Rs 500
Comments (0) Reviews (0)

People who viewed this page also viewed

 
Corbett National Park honeymoon packages from Pune
 
Darjeeling hotels booking
 
Gangtok packages from Kolkata
 
Kabini packages from Pune
 
Kanyakumari packages from Delhi
 
Lakshadweep packages from Chennai
 
Pangong packages from Pune
 
delhi holiday packages
 
goa packages from chennai
 
ladakh tour packages cost
 
maharashtra tourism
 
matheran packages price
 

Destinations

 
 

More

 
debug_temp: place_view : place:12812:Madras Museum (Government Museum):Place