This is a Tamilnadu Government promoted handicrafts store, which was setup in 1973. The Poompuhar Art Gallery has bronze statues, stone sculpture, brass lamps, Tanjore paintings, brass plates and exquisite woodcraft. This shop also specialises in ‘Golu dolls’.
This is a large shop in 2 floors . There are paintings inwood, wooden furniture that is available also.
These are dolls made of mud and hold special significance in Tamil Nadu as they are worshipped and displayed during the holy period of “Navratras”. As this is a Government owned shop, the prices are just right.
This is one of the best shops for Handicrafts in Chennai.