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Fort St GeorgeRajaji Salai, Fort St George, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600009 Phone: 044 2567 1127 asi.nic.in › Museums
AboutThe Fort St. George Museum was organised and opened to the public from 31st January 1948. The museum began with a small collection of objects of the British Raj donated by the then Madras Presidency Government, the St. Mary's Church authorities, the disbanded army units and others. Over the years many objects were acquired by various means and there are now 3661 registered antiquities in the collection. Best among them (602) are on display in ten galleries.