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Fort St. George, Chennai

Last Updated:21 May 2009 0 Comments

Rated #4 out of 14 attractions in Chennai

One of the important landmarks of Chennai, Fort St George was named after St. George, the patron saint of England. The St. Mary’s Church, the oldest Anglican Church in India built in 1680 is located here as are the tombstones of some of prominent Britishers of the time. A part of the fort has been converted into a museum.

The Fort Museum opened from 10 am - 5 pm (Sat-Thu) houses rare exhibits of weapons, uniforms, coins, costumes, medals and other artifacts and memorabilia of the British period.
The flag mast at Fort St. George is the tallest in India. The State Legislature and the Secretariat too are located inside this fort
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