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Attractions to explore near Madras War Cemetery

Madras War Cemetery
Madras War CemeteryMount Poonamalle High Road, Nandambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032, India

The cemetery is spread over an area of 2.75 acres and contains 856 Commonwealth burials of the second-word war.

Nearby Attractions

St. Thomas Mount National Shrine
St. Thomas Mount National Shrine0.99 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

A small hillock in the Chennai city. The ancient Syrian church community of India traces the origin of their church here.

Guindy National Park
Guindy National Park4.86 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Guindy national park is a protected area of Tamilnadu and the 8th smallest national park in India and one of the very few national parks situated inside a city.

Valluvar Kottam
Valluvar Kottam6.86 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Valluvar kottam is a monument in Chennai, dedicated to the classical Tamil poet and philosopher Valluvar.

Arulmigu Kapaleeswarar Temple
Arulmigu Kapaleeswarar Temple8.51 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Kapaleeswarar temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the god Shiva located in Mylapore. The temple is an ancient one that was built around the 7th century in Dravidian architecture.wh

Elliots Beach
Elliots Beach8.60 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

This beach is the endpoint of the Marina beach shore. A prominent landmark on this beach is the Karl schmiditt memorial.

Chetpet Ecopark
Chetpet Ecopark8.69 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

This is a nice venue for boating and fishing. Auge walkway is there around the lake and it is decorated very well.

Connemara Public Library
Connemara Public Library9.25 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

One of the four National Depository Libraries which receives a copy of all books, newspapers, and periodicals published in India. Situates in a British era building with great architecture.

Government Museum Chennai
Government Museum Chennai9.35 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

One of the most famous sightseeing spots in Chennai. there is a huge collection of artifacts and so many objects relating geology, archaeology, zoology, anthropology, etc.

Santhome basilica church
Santhome basilica church9.35 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

It is a Roman Catholic minor basilica in the Santhome city of Chennai which was built in16 th century by Portuguese explorers.

Chennai Marina Lighthouse
Chennai Marina Lighthouse9.68 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

A lighthouse situated in the Marina beach Chennai facing the bay of Bengal on the east coast of the Indian subcontinent.

Chennai Rail Museum
Chennai Rail Museum9.70 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

The Chennai Rail Museum is a railway museum in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. The museum opened on 16 April 2002 on the premises of the Furnishing Division of the Integral Coach Factory near Villivakkam.

Marina Beach
Marina Beach10.38 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Marina beach is a natural urban beach in Chennai along the Bay of Bengal. this is the longest natural beach in the country.

Dr MGR Memorial
Dr MGR Memorial11.37 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Mgr memorial is a memorial structure built on the Marina beach adjacent to the Anna memorial. This memorial is built in the memory of former chief minsiter and actor DR M.G Ramachandran and his protege J. Jayalalitha whose bodies were buried at this site.

Anna Memorial
Anna Memorial11.46 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

This is a memorial structure built in the Marina beach Chennai in memory of the former chief minister of Tamilnadu Mr Annadurai.

Puzhal aeri lake
Puzhal aeri lake17.15 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Also known as the Red hills lake. It is one of the two rainfed reservoirs that supplies water to the Chennai city.

Arignar Anna Zoological Park
Arignar Anna Zoological Park19.28 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

This is the first public zoo in India, affiliated with the central zoo authority of India.

The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology
The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology30.56 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

This is to promote the conservation of the reptiles and amphibians and theirhabitats through education scientifc research and captive breeding.

Krishna's Butter Ball
Krishna's Butter Ball43.91 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

A gigantic granite boulder resting on a short incline in the historical town of Mahabalipuram. The boulder is approximately 6 meters high and 5 meters wide and weighs around 250 tons.

Descent of the Ganges
Descent of the Ganges44.05 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

Descent of the Ganges is a huge rock monument located on West Raja Street in Mahabalipuram. Carved in the 7th century during the Pallava reign on the face of an enormous boulder, this along with the adjacent carving, Arjuna's Penance, is one of the largest open-air rock sculptures in the world.

Shore Temple
Shore Temple44.21 KMs away from Madras War Cemetery

This 8th-century temple is so named because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. This is recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site because of its architecture, history, and heritage.