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Shri Chitra Art Gallery: Tours & Tickets

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north of the Napier Museum, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was an exhilarating feeling to see such imminent artist's work in front of us. many art works were greatly crafted.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank deeptibhatnagar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous collection of very nice paintings. Original work of Raja Ravi Varma. This museum is not inside the Napier Museum. It's inside the Zoo complex. Hidden gem. Not to be missed. Very well explained by the staff. No photography allowed

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Vishal112014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Shri Chitra Art Gallery is located close to the Trivandrum Zoo. The main building of the Art Gallery is itself beautifully done up when viewed from the outside. The art gallery has paintings from masters like Raja Ravi Verma and one can easily spend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ParwathiH
Reviewed 5 September 2019

Its an architectural splendor dating back to early 1900s & displays a unique collection of traditional & contemporary paintings of Raja Ravi Varma, the Roerichs, Tagore, etc. as well as some Chinese, Japanese & Balinese paintings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sylvia2348
Reviewed 9 August 2019

Most impressed with the collection. Beautifully preserved. One can spend at least two hours here, if you are interested in Art. Again no photography permitted .

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ranjit1945
Reviewed 20 June 2019

Unique collection of paintings both traditional & contemporary. More than 1000 paintings. Unique collection of murals also present.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank saceshkar
Reviewed 10 June 2019

A separate ticket has to be taken to enter the Art Gallery. Photography is not allowed, nor touching any paintings. Security guards act as a guide to describe every detail about the picture if you show interest. Situated next to the Trivandrum zoo. Friendly and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lakshmi n
Reviewed 17 May 2019 via mobile

Lots of antique statues etc. Ticket is taken at the counter of Napier museum. Photography prohibited. Must see when we visit zoo and museum.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Compass47420000319
Reviewed 16 May 2019

Situated in the premises adjacent to the zoo, this art gallery is one of its kind. Rare paintings by Raja Ravi Varma and others is the highlight. Housed in a traditional Kerala style house, this has some of the best paintings. Unfortunately, it is not...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 481prasadm
Reviewed 28 April 2019 via mobile

Established in 1935 as a home to over 1000 unique traditional & contemporary paintings including that of Raja Ravi Varma, C. Raja Raja Varma and many other important artists. The Gallery comprises 2 side-by-side bungalows within a relatively sizeable garden & is located within the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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