Fort Museum, Chennai
Fort Museum, Chennai - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price
Address: Fort St George, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600009
Ticket Price: 15 INR
Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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About Fort Museum, Chennai
Also referred to as White Town historically, the Fort Museum is a Chennai attraction built in the year 1644. Owing to this fort’s construction, there was a steady rise in trading activities further settlements, given the being of this once-inhabited land. Today the property is home to not just the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly but also other official buildings.
The museum is one of the very few surviving buildings today, owing to a very a good maintenance. Ten galleries accommodate various antiquities that are the main draw of this place. All in all, the Fort Museum accommodates several important items of crucial significance in Chennai’s history. From war weapons, to porcelains used by the British, a Miscellany Gallery, Prints and Document Gallery, Indo-French Gallery and a coin Gallery among more; is what you can look forward to here.
Fort Museum Ticket Prices
- Given prices are for Indian adults.
- Foreigner adults: INR 200
- Children up to 15 years free.
How To reach Fort Museum by Public Transport
- Secretariat bus station
- Reserve Bank Of India bus station
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