Vivekananda House Tours

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Phone: +044-28446188
Ticket Price: 20 INR
Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
Timing: 10:00 am - 07:15 pm
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September
Open

Tuesday to Sunday

10:00 am - 12:30 pm 03:00 pm - 07:15 pm
Closed

Days: Monday

Preferred

Tuesday to Sunday

10:00 am - 12:30 pm 03:00 pm - 05:15 pm

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Address: Kamaraj Salai (Marina beach road), Neelam Basha Dargapuram, Near Triplicane, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600005
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About Vivekananda House, Chennai

A Chennai attraction dedicated to the Indian Hindu monk, Swami Vivekananda, the Vivekananda House, holds high significance given its crucial role in the Ramakrishna Movement in South India. It is one of the most important attractions in Chennai, given the fact the Swami Vivekananda stayed here for 9 days during the movement, in the year 1897. Today what you get to see here is an interesting collection of Swamiji’s Life. This is a permanent collection along with some pieces hinting at the Indian culture too.

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Vivekananda House Information

  • Provision for the elevator for the disabled and elderly free of charge.
  • No food service but restrooms are available.

Vivekananda House Tickets Prices

  • Given price is for adults.
  • Children from 3-12 years: INR 10
  • Group ticket for school students: INR 5

Vivekananda House Opening and Closing Hours

  • On Sundays and Special days half an hour extension for visitors.

How To Get To Vivekananda House by Public Transport

  • Vivekananda House bus station
  • Ice House Bus Station
  • Lady Wellington High School Bus Station

Restaurants Near Vivekananda House

  • Dakshin (South Indian cuisine/approx. Rs. 3000 for two).
  • Burgundy’s (Indian, Oriental, Italian and Continental/ Rs. 2,200 for two).
  • Annalakshmi (South Indian, North Indian/ Rs. 800 for two).

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  • Quite an interesting visit and a fruitful trip. For those interested in knowing about Swimiji, and learning his ways and doings, this place is perfect. For others, this is still a place worth visiting. The holographic presentation and 3D movie were really well made. The house is well maintained and the information is well documented inside. The entry fee of Rs. 20 is quite low for what you get inside.

  • Portray all past history..amazing time thee but still feel it can be maintained in a better n more beautiful manner so that the public can feel Vivekananda.

  • It was amazing about to know Vivekanand life. This is basically the museum on Vivekananda's life whatever he has done in his life you'll come to know to visit this place. Also you will also watch 15 minutes 3D movie about Vivekanand.

  • Very nice place. The museum entry is nominal, Rs 20/-. You can see very rare photos and articles of Swami Vivekananda. The 3D show is nice and informative. The employees are kind and helpful!!

  • Very immaculately maintained by Ramakrishna mission, this is a peaceful place. Swami Vivekananda stayed here for a few days after his Chicago mission. The 3D movie shown here is great. The ₹ 20 entrance fee is very reasonable

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