Government Museum, established in 1982, is a museum complex located in Rani Mangammal Mahal near Super bazaar, Tiruchirapalli
. The complex includes National Art Gallery, Gallery of Contemporary Arts and Children's Museum. The museum showcases an assortment of specimens relating to geology, zoology, paintings, anthropology, epigraphy and history.
Ancient bronze-stone sculptures, Indian coins, Paleolithic and Neolithic tools, inscriptions and palm leaf manuscripts and model of Pachamalai hills are kept here for display. The museum is open on all days except Fridays and national holidays from 10:00 hrs to 17:00 hrs.
Tiruchirapalli Airport is 7 km south of town center. Tiruchirapalli Junction Railway Station is the nearest railhead.