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DISTRICT SCIENCE CENTRE AT VELLORE

Vellore, Tamilnadu, India.

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The Vellore District Science Centre is one of the four centres commissioned as part of the Tamil Nadu Science and Technology centres. The primary goal of the centre is to foster a scientific bent of mind among children and older students through methods of play. The centre has several galleries inside its premises, including ones centred on the subjects of the environment, on leather, and physical sciences. The place also regularly organises summer camps to impart lessons and conduct practical experiments on physics, chemistry, biology and the environmental sciences, as well as, on yoga and psychology.

Suggested time duration

2 Hours

Crowded Period

Weekend

Best Season To Visit

March to October

Do's & Dont's

  • Do not enter restricted zone, which is meant for your safety.

  • Don't touch the articafts.

Architecture

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Timings

Day Start Time End Time Adult Entry Fee Child Entry Fee
All Days
10:00 AM 05:45 PM Free Free

Transport Connections

Name Distance Contact Number
Vellore Bus Stand
3.3 Km 0416-2220552
Vellore Cantonment Railway Station
5.6 KM 0416-224 1072
Vellore Airport
11.8 KM 09500575043

What to Carry

Carry Water Bottle

Suitable For

Adults Elderly Children

Facilities

Toilets Restaurants Lockers

Parking

Parking is Available for 10 Cars

Nearest Town

Town Name Distance
Vellore 4.6 KM

Nearest Temples

JALAKANDESWARAR TEMPLE
 Vellore, Tamilnadu, India

Fort Temple built in middle of a water tank (called Agazhi in Tamil)

Distance: 4.6 KM
SRI VILWANATHESWARAR TEMPLE
 Tiruvalam, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India

A Scar on Lingam and Nandi Facing opposite to Deity

Distance: 14.3 KM
MARGABANDESWARAR TEMPLE
 Virinchipuram, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India

1300 years old temple - the oldest & the biggest temple of Vellore dt

Distance: 16.6 KM
VALLIMALAI MURUGAN TEMPLE
 Vellore, Tamilnadu, India

Murugan Vallimalai is a cave temple, where Goddess Valli is believed to have spent time

Distance: 23.4 KM
SRI UTHARA RANGANATHAR SWAMY TEMPLE
 Pollikonda, Tamilnadu, India

The first place where Lord Vishnu tried stopping Saraswathi who was flowing as river Vegavathi

Distance: 26 KM
SUNDARA VARADAR / AZHAGIYA RAMAR TEMPLE
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Garuda here is ready to take off.

Distance: 35.3 KM
SRI LAKSHMI NARASIMHA SWAMY TEMPLE
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Dhottachar Seva is performed on the third day in remembrance of Swamy Dhottachar

Distance: 44.1 KM
SRI GNANAMALAI SUBRAMANYA SWAMY TEMPLE
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This temple disappeared during 17th C.E and discovered back in 1998

Distance: 44.3 KM
BINDHU MADHAVA PERUMAL TEMPLE
 Thutipet Ambur, Tamilnadu, India

All Naga and Angaraka Dosha are completely washed out if one does Poojas continuously for 21 Days

Distance: 55.2 KM
SRI MALVANANGEESWARAR TEMPLE
 Tirumalpur, Tamilnadu, India

This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 11th Shiva Sthalam in Thondai Nadu.

Distance: 55.9 KM

Nearest Attractions

TrekkingBAGAYAM HILL TREKKING
  Bagayam, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India.

Bagayam hill is a perfect destination for a great time with your dear ones

Distance:9.3 KM
OutdoorGREEN THUNDER WATER THEME PARK
  Arcot, Tamilnadu, India

Green Thunder Water Theme Park that will help make your stay that little bit more special.

Distance:17.7 KM
Heritage MonumentsDELHI GATE ARCOT
  Arcot, Tamilnadu, India

The Gate is surrounded by remarkable hills like Ratnagiri, Jamadhi and Palamathi hills that attracts tourists.

Distance:20.6 KM
CavesPANCHA PANDAVA MALAI ANCIENT JAIN CAVES
  Melpadi, Tamilnadu, India

The hill is locally called as Tiruppanmalai, meaning Scared Milk Hill.

Distance:24.2 KM
WildlifeAMRITHI ZOOLOGICAL PARK
  Amirthi, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India

The area is lush with trees, herbal plants and different varieties of Birds and Animals.

Distance:32.8 KM
DamMORDHANA DAM
  Jangalapalli R.F., Tamilnadu, India

The enormous Mordhana Dam stands proud and powerful over the river 'Koundanyanadhi'.

Distance:58.2 KM
Hill StationYELAGIRI HILLS
  Vallipattu, Tamilnadu, India.

Yelagiri forest Hills is one of the most popular weekend getaway

Distance:89 KM
BoatingYELAGIRI BOAT HOUSE
  Yelagiri, Tamilnadu, India.

A perfect place to just relax and not much activity

Distance:92.1 KM

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DISTRICT SCIENCE CENTRE AT VELLORE

District Science Centre, Phase 1, Sathuvachari, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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