Top Historical Places in Ooty, India

Historical Places in Ooty - Witness the History of Ooty

Ooty is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Ooty one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Ooty is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Ooty or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Ooty. Explore the historical monuments of Ooty with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Ooty guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Ooty page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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    List of Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Ooty

    Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Ooty.

  • Stone House

    #1 of 6 Historical Things To Do in Ooty
    Stone House

    Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Architecture

    Address: Stone House Area, Thalayathimund, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643002

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built by John Sullivan during the early 1820s, the Stone House is the very first bungalow to be built in Ooty. It is also known as Kal Bangala (Kal means stone in Tamil). It is one of the most importa...Read more

  • Government Museum

    #2 of 6 Historical Things To Do in Ooty
    Government Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Architecture , Sculpture

    Address: Mysore road, Ooty, Tamil Nadu

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Government Museum at Ooty is a delightful place to visit. It was set up in 1989, with a view to provide education benefits to the residing and visiting population of the Nilgiris district. On disp...Read more

  • Second World War Memorial Pillar

    #3 of 6 Historical Things To Do in Ooty
    Second World War Memorial Pillar

    Tags: Memorial

    Address: Defence Services Staff College, TDK Pillai Rd, Wellington, Tamil Nadu 643231

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located in the cantonment area in Wellington (18 kilometres from Ooty), the Second World War Memorial Pillar is dedicated to the brave Soldiers who lost their lives during the Second World War. The ca...Read more

  • Raj Bhavan

    #4 of 6 Historical Things To Do in Ooty
    Raj Bhavan

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: Vannarapettai, Ooty (Ootacamund) (Udhagamandalam), Tamil Nadu

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Raj Bhawan was built in the 1870’s by the Duke of Buckingham who was then the Governor of Madras. Today, the place is the Government office and also the residential place of governors during...Read more

  • Toda Temple

    #5 of 6 Historical Things To Do in Ooty
    Toda Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Historical Site, Nature

    Address: Vannarapettai, Ooty, Tamil Nadu

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Toda people are a small pastoral community who live in the Nilgiris. The Toda Temple is a petite yet serene temple. Visit the temple if you want to see how the Toda temples are. A small wooden hut...Read more

  • Tamizhagam Guest House

    #6 of 6 Historical Things To Do in Ooty
    Tamizhagam Guest House

    Tags: Palace, Leisure, Architecture

    Address: Udhagamandalam, Monterosa Colony, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001


    Arranmore Palace was built by Maharaja of Jodhpur and is one of the most beautiful buildings in Ooty. Like many other palaces that were converted to hotels, the Arranmore Palace is converted to a gues...Read more

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