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Oriental Research Institute

Chamarajapuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
+91 821 242 0331
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B E A U T I F U L .. building

This place is for historians and not normal tourists , but the beautiful building gives a lot for... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
CoolTravelFreak
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Bengaluru, India
I was lost!

What a mesmerizing ensemble collection of rare and historic materials - from old manuscripts to... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
tan32016
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Bengaluru, India
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Chamarajapuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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+91 821 242 0331
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

This place is for historians and not normal tourists , but the beautiful building gives a lot for your trip ... lovely place

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

What a mesmerizing ensemble collection of rare and historic materials - from old manuscripts to arts and exhibits. Just thought it would be an old building of little interest and as I was browsing thru the huge collection I literally got lost in time!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Oriental Research Institute is one of the most beautiful buildings in the city of Mysore, located next to the equally impressive Crawford Hall of the University of Mysore. A well-known research institute, for a tourist, however, apart from the lovely exterior of the building...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Visit only if you like historical refrences. Like manuscripts written palm leaf are preserved here.Otherwise avoid.

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The building of the famous Oriental Research Institute is absolutely amazing. This is also quite a famous tourist attraction of the city of Mysore.

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Nothing much to see in this place. So, you can visit here if you have time after visiting university of Mysore.

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Reviewed 22 November 2015

This building is absolutely beautiful and looks awesome. The place looks really nice and offers a good experience.

Thank amritareviewer
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

When Scholars felt the need to collect, and preserve Sanskrit and Kannada palm leaf and Manuscripts, the idea of establishing an institution in the name of ‘Oriental Library’ came in their mind and that resulted in its establishment by Maharaja Sri Chamaraja Wadeyar in 1891....More

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Reviewed 31 May 2014

Thanks to the ASI this building is totally restructured and it is marvelously beautiful. I could be gazing this building for hours looking at each of intricately designed windows and structures. Truly a heritage building for Mysore.

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