Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Bengaluru is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Bengaluru a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Bengaluru.
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Near Mount Carmel Institute of Management, Palace Road, Vasant Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka 560052
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
If you wish to go back in time, with all the hysteria this IT capital of the country bestows you with, there no place that can match Bangalore Palace. Splendor, heritage and rich history all combine at this very important attraction of Bangalore, leaving you beguiled. Owned by the Mysore royal family today, this attraction is a must on every list o...
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Bugle hill, Bull temple road, Basavangudi, Bangalore/Bengaluru
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
Dedicated to Nandi Bull, the Bull Temple is also known as 'Dodda Basavana Gudi'. A colossal granite statue is the highlight of this temple. Situated inside a park called Bugle Rock, this is one of the more popular temples in all of Bengaluru. Said to be the biggest Nandi temple in the world, the stone cut image of Nandi is continually covered with ...
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Allbert Victor Road, Chamrajpet, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560018
08:30 am - 05:30 pm
One cannot miss Bangalore’s current being without reflecting on the history of Tipu Sultan’s incredible contribution. The Mysorean ruler frequented Bangalore during the summer season, and stayed in at this palace, that is today referred to as the Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace. A brilliant place to go back in history this Indo-Islamic arch...
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Dr. Ambedkar Road, Sampangiram Nagar, Bengaluru/Bangalore
09:30 am - 05:30 pm
If you have a thing for striking architecture, then the Vidhana Soudha cannot be missed! A must on every lost if things to do in Bangalore, this popular attraction I essentially the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. A very striking monument with a design that was once referred to as the Mysore Neo-Dravidian, this attraction will leave you...
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49 Palace Road, Manikyavelu Mansion, Bengaluru
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Buzzing with some spectacular evets and exhibitions all through the year, the National Gallery of Modern Art is a must on your list of things to do in Bangalore. With an aim of preserving ancient art forms dating back to as historical as the year 1850, this attraction will keep you wanting for more. The museum accommodates some brilliant work of ic...
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No.1, Art Complex, Kumara krupa Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
10:30 am - 07:30 pm
Set out on a creative journey and admire some of the most beautiful pieces of art you’ll ever see. The Chitrakala Parishath is a platform for artists and craftsmen to showcase their unique talents, especially in the annual Handicraft Mela and the Chitra Santhe (market). You’ll get to pick some exquisite work for your homes as well.
Attractions in India do not cease to amuse visitors and the Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple is just one of them. Also popular as the Gavipuram Cave Temple, this is one of the musts on every list of things to do in Bangalore given its marvelous Indian rock-cut architecture. What really draws visitors to this temple are its mysterious stone discs placed...
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Cubbon Park, Ambedkar Veedhi, Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka 560001
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Secrets from the Stone Age, glimpses of ancient civilization, rare coin collections and enchanting paintings and sculptures - Government Museum Bengaluru has loads to offer to a curious mind. Know the life of early man through unique implements and tools, the Harappan antiques and so much more. It is one of the oldest in the country so you might wa...
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Hare Krishna Hill, Chord Rd, Rajaji Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560010
04:15 am - 08:20 pm
Being a noted religious institution across the globe, ISKCON draws visitors for various reasons. While some may visit to revere its calm and spiritual environ, some may be a part of the many eventful celebrations the organization frequently conducts. And then there are some that may head here, to gorge on the very indulging bhog! The Bangalore cent...
#10 of 37 Art and Culture in Bengaluru | Added 1820 times in trip plans
Bull Temple Road, Basavanagudi, Bangalore
07:00 am - 08:30 pm
Also referred to as the Nandi Temple, the Shree Dodda Ganapathi Temple is perched in the Basavanagudi region of South Bangalore. This is your chance to visit the biggest Nandi temple in the whole world. The temple has some brilliant festivities lined up in the month of the Karthika Maasa. The last Monday and Tuesday of this particular month especia...
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Shivaji Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
A beautiful catholic architecture is what first strikes you as touch the grounds of this attraction that is a must on your list of things to do in Bangalore. Its charm is further enhanced by its being as one of the oldest churches of the city. If you happen to be in the city in September around St. Mary's Feast, then you are in for some brilliant c...
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9th block, Jayanagar, Bangalore - 560 069
08:00 am - 08:30 pm
A temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman the Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple is located in the quaint suburb of Jayanagar. If you like interesting tales, then you got to visit this one to know its name derivation. Folktale has it that, the temple takes its name from its formation by a heap of millet grains, called ragi. It is here that Lord V...
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Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth, 21st Km, Kanakapura Road, Udayapura, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560082
09:00 am - 08:00 pm
Founded by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the Art of Living International Center is actually an NGO that propagates the humanitarian beliefs and values amongst the subjects. What makes this particular centre an important one is that it is the international headquarters of the whole NGO. Referred to as the Bangalore Ashram, this centre also offers a variety ...
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Bangalore, Pincode - 560004, Karnataka
Located in South Bangalore, Basavanagudi is a residential locality that houses the famous Bull Temple in its precincts. Claiming to be one of the oldest areas of Bangalore, this place is a must visit as it will offer you an insider’s perspective of the city. Translating itself as Bull temple, this place is culturally tied up to Kannada belief...
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1st Block, HBR Layout, Kacharakanahalli Main Road, Bangalore, Karnataka 560043
04:30 am - 08:30 pm
More than the temple, the Sri Sri Lakshmi Narasimhaji is known for its grand festival of Sri Narasimha Abhishekam famously known as Narasimha Tirumanjana Seva. On this day, you can experience the rare darshan of all the nava Narasimha deites, housed inside the temple. This temple claims of holding 400 yrs old Narasimha Meru which is nowhere el...