Madurai Government Museum
Gandhi Memorial Museum
Housed in a 17th-century Nayak queen's palace, this excellent museum contains an impressively moving and detailed account of India’s...
Foodies Day Out
Madurai teems with cloth stalls and tailors' shops. A great place for getting cottons and printed fabrics is Puthu Mandapam, the...
Garden All Day
Lonely Planet review
Inside this museum is a neglected collection of archaeological finds, sculpture, bronzes, costumes and paintings. A shady children’s park with pay-as-you-go rides and slides is alongside the museums’ entrance driveway.