National Art Gallery, Chennai (Madras)

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  • July 31, 2017
    I reached there by an ola cab the driver was very interactive when i told him my drop in spot he asked me there is nothing much to see over there. But i didn't lose my hope i took a pass and actually ...  more »
  • May 18, 2017
    It is within Government Museum, separate building. Huge collection of paintings, Art work, Sculptures. It is a must see place in Chennai.  more »
  • March 14, 2017
    In a very large city with not so many cultural and art interests the National Art Gallery is a wonderful surprise (even if many of the collections a were closed). Bronze sculpture gallery is fantastic...  more »
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  • June 25, 2017
    The main attraction is Raja Ravi Varma paintings, considered to be a National Treasure.
  • March 1, 2017
    Please visit this place at least once. The best museum one can visit in the world. It will take one whole day so plan accordingly.
  • December 22, 2016
    we get more information from that beautiful paintings. i heard that those are all from 16, 17 century.. very amazing
  • July 2, 2017
    Lovely place, restructuring under progress.
  • June 20, 2017
    Awesome place

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