Thirumalai Nayak Palace , Madurai
Best time to visit Thirumalai Nayak Palace
Nearby railway stations
Airports near Thirumalai Nayak Palace
About Thirumalai Nayak Palace
This is the remains of the palace of king Thirumalai Nayak who built it in 1636 with the help of an Italian architect. He was a ruler who helped hugely with the Meenakshi Temple. In the evening, there is a sound and light show in Tamil and English. A museum houses portraits of the ruler as well as seventeenth century carvings.
Palace contains beautiful domes, arches and paintings showing Shaivite and Vaishnavite events.