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Sydenhams Road | 6 Km from Chennai, Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

More than 100 years old building. The architecture is great. Historical place. Maintenance seems to be poor.

Thank worldwomantourist
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Rippon Building is a landmark building of Chennai. It houses the Corporation of Chennai.The construction of Metro railway has marred the beauty of this building, after completion if metro, it's beauty will be restored.

Thank dashfaqd
Reviewed April 30, 2018

White is purity and waht better pkace than the corporation office for the same Lord Ripon who was Governor General when it was built and hence the name. Main building has Mayor office and the other building has the officials of the corporation sitting It...More

Thank JumboMumbai
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

I was born and bought in Chennai but due to my work I moved to Mumbai 11 years back. When I visited Chennai last week I came across Rippon building/mayors office, central railway station, Egmore station & Parrys corner. Those were the best days of...More

Thank Deepak G
Reviewed November 26, 2017

It is a government office of local municipality you cannot get entry because it is not tourist place but yo can see it nice.

Thank infojonny
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Ripon building was built in British period located near Chennai Central Station. This full white coloured building is one of the architectural masterpiece. Now it is used as Corporation office of Chennai - one of the most important politically centred office to show the power...More

Thank Dinesh_cbe
Reviewed May 18, 2017

It is built in 1913. Indo-Saracenic Architecture-White colour. Chennai Corporation main building. Birth & Death Certificate available here. Great architectural Building.

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

The seat of power for the City Municipality, has been constantly under upkeep, considering it's heritage status. A new block has been constructed, to look like the original, but with all the glass facade, it cannot dream of being a clone. Original building hosts the...More

Thank Srbezawada
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Ripon Building is situated next to Chennai central railway station. It is a government office and not allowed tourists. It is one of the landmarks of Chennai.

Thank pavankumarraju
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Its mayors office and also houses lot of government offices. It is very nearer to chennai railway station and this is one of the great monument of chennai. The white building stands tall and its lit in the evening.

Thank Deepak G
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