Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum - 5 Things to Know Before Visiting

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Spread over an area of 13, 500 sq ft. This museum attracts tourists from all over the world because of its uniqueness of being the only museum in India that is dedicated to sand sculptures.

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Karanji Lake

Karanji Lake

1.27km from Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

This lake was built as a percolation tank by the Mysore king, to serve as a drinking water source for the residents. Now the lake is part of the Mysore Zoo.

Mysore Zoo (Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens)

Mysore Zoo (Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens)

2.16km from Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

One of the best and huge Zoological gardens in India. Maharaja Chamaraja Wodayar establised this zoo in the year of 1892 for the Royals. Furthermore after the attainment of freeedom, it was handed over to the department of parks and gardens of the state government.

Sri Nandi Temple

Sri Nandi Temple

2.31km from Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

Also called as Nandi durg or Nandibetta. This is a famous slope fortification in the Chikkaballapur region. This place is located nearby the Chamundi hills.

Sri Chamundeshwari Devi Temple

Sri Chamundeshwari Devi Temple

2.79km from Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

Named after the goddess Chamundi. This temple situated at the top of the Chamundi hill. The main hill itself features an ancient stone stairway of 1008 steps. We can see the entire Mysuru city from this hilltop.

Mysore Palace

Mysore Palace

3.14km from Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

Mysore Palace is a historical palace and the Royal residence of the Wodayar Dynasty. Now one of the most famous tourist attraction in India after Tajmahal.

Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery And Auditorium

Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery And Auditorium

3.75km from Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

A magnificent palace adding the royal grandeur of this city of Palace, Mysore is the Jaganmohan Palace. During the rule of Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, this palace with its three stories has been converted into an art gallery, named as Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, displaying a rich collection of paintings by various known artists.

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Nithin Mathew

Nithin Mathew

2022-01-05

I was expecting this to be a huge museum in a large warehouse but turns out that it is very small and hosted inside a patchwork shed.

The skill of the artist is really to be admired but the visit left a bad taste on mouth when the vendors around the museum tried every tactics to buy stuff. Also even the tea near the museum was charging double the normal price unfortunately.
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