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Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery

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The former palace is a massive neglected compound with towers and courtyards. The Art Gallery houses an impressive collection of bronze and stone statues.
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Art Gallery, Thanjavur 613001, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Saraswathi Mahal library created by the Saroboji king. AV show on Tanjore tourism is very informative. Art gallery and the shop on handicrafts are nice place to visit.

Thank jeyaprakash
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An otherwise interesting attraction was marred by what looked like very lazy staff who moved dirt rather than cleaning up rubbish that was everywhere. Time to replace the very careless staff who do nothing to enhance this experience. Plus looked like administration doing work on...More

Thank rodhall3199
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While the overall place is not that impressive, few things will make you wow. There is a main ticket for the overall visit and inside you have to buy separate tickets for specific museums. There's a nice A.C theatre showing all the glory of Thanjavur...More

Thank Dreamer819091
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Connected to the library - you can see all of this with the same admission ticket. The bronze collection is splendid. Don't miss the throne room!

Thank jbschmor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Palace itself is in a very dilapidated state. It is not just the ravages of time, but clearly due to sheer neglect and disdain. The great citizens of our country have done their bit by adding graffiti at every conceivable place. One feelks very...More

Thank SeshKomanduri
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

When I visit this place already 5pm and this place already close up to enter and can't entry inside this place and only visit outside this place was nice view!🙏

Thank Aravin K
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

There is really very little to see in this Palace! Most parts were closed when we visited and the few areas that were open were crumbling into ruins. The display cases in the “art gallery “ were so dirty in some cases it was difficult...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Visited Thajavur Royal palace complex in June 2018. Saraswati Mahal Liabrary is partially open, a Hall with displays of manuscripts on LEAFs,some old dwawings are the highlites. Art gallery has sections of stone carvings,Bronze sculptures. Thse are of periods 900 to 1000 years old. Natraj...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

These one of important palace and peaceful place. This place historical and monument of choza dynasty.Very poor maintanence to this place. Need to be more clean visitors also increases. Family and friends also like this place.

Thank RAMBILLA
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Thanjavur royal palace gallery is situated in thanjavur. It's a most famous art gallery. Must visit place.

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Hours: 9 am -1 pm; 3 pm - 6 pm
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