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Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam Vizag Entry Fee

40 per person for Full Show
20 per person for General Show

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Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam Vizag Address: Hill Top Rd, Kailasagiri, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, 530043 India

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Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam Vizag Timings

Day Timing
Monday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wedesday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Show Timings: 12:00 PM (Noon) to 1:00 PM || 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM || 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM || 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

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All those who are interested in learning everything about Telugu’s splendid heritage can enjoy their visit to Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam in Visakhapatnam. Also known as World Telugu Museum, Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam was opened with an aim to showcase Telugu’s historical significance and culture in great detail.

Nestled on top of the Kailasagiri hill, the Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam is a place where you can catch glimpses of our history from the light and sound show that is complemented by the voice of actor Sai Kumar. It is a well-maintained and structured museum that gained popularity in no time and has become a favourite place for tourists to enjoy their visit at least once on their Vizag tour.

Surrounded by mesmerizing hills, lush greenery and a pleasant atmosphere, the outside view from the museum is really impressive and you can click innumerable pictures to bring some amazing memories back home.

History and Architecture of Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam, Visakhapatnam

Constructed in the year 2015 and inaugurated by the ex-Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N. Chandrababu Naidu, Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam features a white domed building with walls adorned by beautiful Kalamkari art work paintings.

Home to more than 70 portraits, the entrance room displays the pictures of the famous personalities who were born and brought up in Telugu society. These include Prime Ministers, Chief Ministers, freedom fighters, litterateurs and awardees of Jnanpith and Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

Another highlight of this museum is its rotating table that allows you to witness the audio-video presentation of 58-minutes giving an in-depth insight into how the Telugu language originated. Adding to this are approximately 200 sculptures of Tirupati Temple, Mosque, Amaravati region, Hyderabad, Telugu Thali, Coins, Thousand Pillar Temple, Poetess Molla and many more. Other than that, you can also treat your eyes with ten Lepakshi paintings that are gorgeous and worth seeing.

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Entry Fee and Timings of Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam, Visakhapatnam

The entry fee for Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam in Visakhapatnam is INR 20 per person for a general show and INR 40 per person for a full show. It welcomes its visitors from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM on all days of the week.

Travel Tips for Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam, Visakhapatnam

Please note that there is a limited transportation facility for locals and visitors to roam around this place. Hence, it is better to make prior arrangements rather than relying on the local commutation to reach this museum.

Places to Visit around Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam, Visakhapatnam

Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam generally takes 2-3 hours of its tourists. However, if you finish early and have some time to explore the nearby sightseeing places in Visakhapatnam, you can visit VMRDA City Central Park, Kailasagiri Park, Tenneti Park, VUDA Park and Indira Gandhi Zoological Park to relax and rejuvenate in a laid-back atmosphere surrounded with the best of natural beauty all around.

If you’re interested in a wide variety of temples that the city boasts of, you can pave your way towards Simhachalam Temple, ISKCON Temple, Kali Temple, Sri Kanaka Mahalakshmi Temple and Devipuram Temple. All these temples are widely known for their religious importance and are frequently visited by devotees from all over the world.

Yarada Beach, Victory at Sea War Memorial, Mudasarlova Park, Kothapally Waterfalls and Dolphin’s Nose are a few of the other tourist attractions that you can add to your list if you visit Visakhapatnam for a week or so.

How to Reach Telugu Samskruthika Niketanam, Visakhapatnam?

Visakhapatnam International Airport, which is a 22 km drive away and Visakhapatnam Railway Station, which is 12 km away, are well-connected to the museum by road. From the airport or the railway station, you can hire a private taxi from the list of top car rental companies in Visakhapatnam to get to your destination in the most comfortable way.

However, if you’re looking for a pocket-friendly way to reach Visakhapatnam, look for a state-owned bus operated by APSRTC department on a frequent basis. These buses connect Visakhapatnam to the prominent cities of India such as Hyderabad, Chennai, Pune, Bangalore, Mumbai, Jaipur, Vijayawada and many more. You can book the tickets in advance if you’re planning to visit Visakhapatnam in the peak season i.e., from October to March.

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