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Fort St. George, Chennai (Madras)

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Reportedly the first British establishment in the country, Fort St. George houses the oldest Anglican church in India and a museum. Built in 1644, the fortress originally served as a trading post until it became the birthplace of the modern Indian Army. Discover the history of the fort at the museum, which houses relics of the British rule, military memorabilia, and some colonial artwork. Plan your Fort St. George visit and explore what else you can see and do in Chennai (Madras) using our Chennai (Madras) holiday planner.
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  • Fabulous Place In Chennai ......Seat of Tamil nadu legislative assembly. But has plenty of history hidden behind it...It has some old mortars ,paintings of some kings and queens, porcelain materials u...  more »
  • fort st George made by britishers is an army area located near marina beach. Also houses assemble of the state and has a railway station too  more »
  • Fort St. George is actually the assembly of Tamil Nadu,There is a meuseum which has some beautiful paintings,sculptures, it is worth seeing. A church is also worth seeing,There is a house where Robert...  more »