The Shri Chitra Art Gallery is known for its impressive collection of traditional and contemporary artworks. The gallery showcases a diverse range of art forms, including paintings, sculptures, wood carvings, metalwork, and artifacts from different periods and regions.
The collection includes works by renowned Indian artists such as Raja Ravi Varma, Rabindranath Tagore, Jamini Roy, and K.C.S. Paniker, among others. The artworks displayed highlight the rich cultural heritage and artistic traditions of Kerala and India as a whole.
The gallery is divided into different sections, each dedicated to specific art forms or themes. Visitors can explore the various sections and appreciate the beauty and craftsmanship of the displayed artworks.
Apart from the permanent collection, the Shri Chitra Art Gallery also hosts temporary exhibitions that showcase the works of contemporary artists, providing a platform for local and national talent to showcase their creativity.
The museum aims to promote art and culture, and it plays a significant role in preserving and disseminating the artistic heritage of Kerala. It attracts art enthusiasts, scholars, and tourists who have a keen interest in art and culture.
Adjacent to the Shri Chitra Art Gallery is the Napier Museum, which houses a wide range of historical artifacts, archaeological objects, and exhibits related to the cultural and historical aspects of Kerala and other regions of India.
10:00 AM. to 5:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Ticket Sales up to 4:30 PM
Address: GX64+94C, Museum Bains compound Rd, Kanaka Nagar, Nanthancodu, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695033
Phone: 0471 231 6275
How To Reach
Nearest Railway Station: Thiruvananthapuram Central, about 3 km away
Nearest Airport: Trivandrum International Airport, about 5 km away