South India - Tourist Attractions - Tamil Nadu
The collection of the greatest treasures from the Golden Era of the Tamil History can be witnessed in the Thanjavur Art Gallery. The excellent craftsmanship patronized by the yesteryears’ dynasties reigning the delta region stand as a testimony portraying the art and culture of the ancient times.
Tanjore Art Gallery - Tanjore
The art gallery in Thanjavur has numerous things to adore. The intricate paintings and sculptures dating back to the 16th century make the visitors spell bound. The contributions and the craftsmanship of the artisans of the ancient times are being vividly seen in the three exhaustive halls where are the artifacts are beautifully arranged.
You can explore and enjoy these treasures between 9 am and 1 pm, or between 3 pm and 6pm. There are no weekly holidays.
Best Time To Visit
All days in the year are suitable to visit the Thanjavur Art Gallery housed inside the Thanjavur Royal Palace.
Way To Reach
The Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery is located at a distance of 2kms from the Tanjore Railway Station and only at a distance of half a kilometer from the Old Bus Stand. The nearest airport is Trichy which is at a distance of 50kms.
Other Tourist Places to Visit
A visit to Thanjavur Art Gallery can be combined with the tour plan of visitng the Great Living Chola Temples, the centuries old temples in Kumbakonam, the thousand years old Grand Anaicut, World’s largest functioning temple complex Srirangam, Three billion years old Rock Fort.
Plan your Tour to explore and enjoy the treasures of Tamil Nadu !