Sivaganga Tank, renowned for its sweet water, is situated at Thanjavur
. The tank is close to the palace near the Shri Brihadeeswara Temple
Schwartz Church is north of the Sivaganga Tank. Other attractions nearby are Art Gallery, Saraswati Mahal Library, Hall of Music and Royal Museum.
Visiting hours are from 10:00 to 13:00 hrs and from 14:00 to 17:00 hrs.