Wednesday, May 27, 2009
One of the Chennai Tourist attraction place is Government Museum, 486, Pantheon Road, Chennai-8. In 1846 AD the proposal for a museum in Madras was mooted by the Madras Literacy Society. Exhibits ranging from contemporary artifacts to prehistorical findings were in the Museum. Every visitor who visits the Museum will definitely impressed by the sculptures and bronzes of various periods.
The Children’s Museum in Government Museum is a place of wonder for children. It consists of Basement, Ground floor and First floor- each having 5000 sq. ft. area The fountain operated by solar power and water pumping unit operated by windmill are the added attractions of the Children’s Museum.
Visiting Time: 9.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M. (all days except Friday)
Entrance Fee: Adult Rs.15/- Children Rs.10/- School children Rs.3/-
Foreigners $ 5