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The Serfoji Sarasvati Mahal Library, Thanjavur

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Where to stay in Thanjavur

You can find a broad range of accommodation in Thanjavur, mostly along its main streets and near the Grand Anicut canal. A couple of budget-friendly and mid range places are scattered in the vicinity of the bus station, while 4-star hotels lie all over town, some boasting quality restaurants and pool areas.
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  • many rare interesting and informative treasure are available. Either private or Government should give more care protect these treasures. the staff are not qualified  more »
  • Nice collection of old tamrapatras. Beautiful paintings. Very old age books are available. Audio visual show tells the story of Thanjavur very interestingly. Picturization is very nice.  more »
  • Good to see old collection of books, it is located at the thanjavur palace itself. we had a quality time here  more »
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  • Volumes of rare books are displayed there...The origin and evolution of Tamil letters are displayed there... Very useful library which cannot be replaced...
  • Good n clean place.... Awsome library.....here they kept lote of books yet we didn't know about that... We all must visit here and should read book😘
  • This is Big old book collection very big library.
  • Audio visual tour gives an idea about the history of thanjavur and its historical monuments.
  • Verygood manuscript preservation centre, all collected by Serfoji Maharaja of the 17 th century. Can by books on various topics published by the library. Useful for research students.