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Open Air Museum, Mahabalipuram

The Open Air Museum is located very close to the Shore Temple in Mahabalipuram. This museum portrays the rich culture of the place, with a gallery that flaunts many images and sculptures that include granite sculptures and other works by over 200 sculptors.

The museum throws light on the sculptural history of Tamil Nadu. Apart from the beautifully sculpted figures, the museum also has artefacts that include stone chains, carved wheels, utensils and figurines along with the tools used for sculpting.

Step in to this amazing world of culture and heritage and learn more about the sculptural art. The other attractions around the place are the Shore Temple, Varaha Cave Temple, Crocodile Bank and Mahishasuramardini Mandapa.

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