Sree Chitra Art Gallery
Museum Bains compound Rd, LMS Compound, PMG, Thiruvananthapuram KERALA
Sree Chitra Art Gallery is an art gallery in Thiruvananthapuram, India, established by the erstwhile Maharaja of Travancore Sri Chitra Thirunal in 1935. It is located towards the northern side of the Napier Museum.The gallery features a unique collection of traditional and contemporary paintings, including the works of Raja Ravi Varma, Nicholas Roerich, Svetoslav Roerich, Jamini Roy, Rabindranath Tagore, V. S. Valiathan, C. Raja Raja Varma, and K. C. S. Paniker.There are approximately 1100 paintings at the gallery.
The art gallery has on display works from the Mughal, Rajput, Bengal, Rajastani, and Tanjore schools of art. It also has an oriental collection of Chinese, Japanese, and Balinese paintings, Tibetan Thangka, and unique collections of Indian mural paintings from pre-historic times. Other items of interest include miniatures from different parts of the world, reproductions of murals of Ajanta, Bagh, Sigiriya, and Sittannavasal, and manuscripts of archival importance. The gallery houses 400-year-old Tanjore miniature paintings.
10:00 AM. to 5:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Ticket Sales up to 4:30 PM
Contact number: +91 471 2473952