Periyar Science and Technology Museum is situated near the Birla Planetarium
at Kotturpuram, in Chennai
. It is a favorite spot for students and other science enthusiasts. The center explains scientific inventions through working models. It helps students and visiting public to acquire knowledge about science and technology.
Periyar Science and Technology Museum has several galleries including galleries on transport, energy, material science, life science, physical science, innovation, and electronics and communication. Through Science Park, Traffic Park, and Eco Park, it offers learning at the same time of play.