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The Museum Company

Handicrafts in Chennai If you are looking for Chennai handicrafts,The Museum Company is a compact shop in a quiet residential area of Chennai.This Chennai shop stocks handicrafts, crafted silver and artefacts . In addition ,they have a whole floor dedicated to durries, carpets, semi-precious jewellery, furniture, and paintings. All this is spread over three floors. Idols and deities made of wood Idols and deities made of rosewood, sandalwood, sheesham wood and several other varieties of wood are available here. There are some gigantic statues and some small statues as well. The wooden statues are made in the States of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Tamilnadu. The intricate carving in the wood is fascinating .There is a lot of talent available for creating wooden handicrafts in the remote corners of India because of which we are able to buy these products. h3/> Brass and bronze items are also on display .Lamps in many different shapes ,moortis( idols) of Gods and several puja (prayer) essentials are available. They include stands for incense sticks ,brass bowls and cups . The dancing Natraja is a bronze statue and is a popular handicraft in Chennai. There are bronze statues of goddesses Lakshmi ,Parvaty and Saraswaty as well here. The bronze statues are available in various sizes. Kashmir carpets, pashmina shawls Kashmir carpets are stocked on the upper floor. There are woollen carpets and silk carpets . Carpets have beautiful colour combinations and designs. They are available in a variety of sizes. The Kashmir carpet can also be used as a wall hanging . It is a distinct piece of art. The Museum Company also stocks pashmina shawls . Pashm wool is used to make Pashmina shawls. However, they are not Chennai handicrafts.The museum Company nevertheless stocks these products. Silver jewellery and semi precious stones are available in a separate section in this Chennai shop. Check out the silver chains and bracelets . Jaipur and other centres in North India are famous for silver jewellery. Best places to shop for Chennai handicrafts,The museum Company.
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Chennai Shopping Guide -Alwarpet

Alwarpet  was a quiet residential neighborhood in central Chennai until a few years ago. There were hardly any shops apart from grocery stores and chemists. Not so any more. Today, it is an upscale residential neighbourhood and has the best jewellery shops  and apparel shops. All the shops can be found on either side of C.P Ramswamy Iyer road.

Best Jewellery shops in, Chennai

Shopping for jewellery in Chennai? Kirtilal Jewelers, Mehta Jewellery and Jugal Kishore are some of the highly regarded jewellery stores in this road.Kirtilal and Mehta stores stock gold & diamond jewellery.

Jugal Kishore is popular for beads, silver jewellery & Imitation Jewellery.

Best Shops for Salwar Suits in Chennai

The boutique shops in Alwarpet have an interesting and eclectic range of salwar suits and Indo western wear. Brass Tacks, Samasta, Avarna, Amaara & Azurina are some of them.

Sarees in Alwarpet

Samasat & Shilpi are popular shops for sarees. You can buy Chanderi silk & tussar sarees.


Chamiers shopping complex close to Alwarpet has Anokhi and chambers  gift shop & cafe. Anokhi is a retail chain for comfortable Indo western dresses, jackets & salwar suits in cotton. They also stock soft furnishings and dining accessories such as table mats and dining table covers.

The Chamiers gift shop has attractive jewellery sets,  painted wooden dining sets and home decor pieces as well. The chambers cafe is a popular restaurant here.

Parking is available on the main road. See which are the best shops in this Chennai Market  and Chamiers Road with our shopping guide on famous markets in Chennai.

As you go along the road towards Mount Road, there are several other shops for apparel, jewellery & handicrafts.

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Days Closed :- Sunday

Timing :- 10 am to 8 pm.

Bus/Metro :- Chamiers Road Bus Stop.