Pondicherry Museum shows the glorious past of Pondicherry, from pre-Christian era to present times. It provides a glimpse of Indo-Roman trade relation through Arikamedu finds the effulgence of art and culture during the Pallava, Chola and Vijaynagar empires along with three hundred yearlong Franco-Indian cultural effusions.
This museum houses sculptures, arms and weapons, burial urns, glass beads excavated from the surrounding areas. Museum also has exhibits from French period such as furniture, mirrors, lamps, paintings, porcelain, crockery and cutlery.
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Tamil, Hindi, French & English