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The Visvesvaraya Industrial & Technological Museum was an initiative undertaken by the Ministry of Culture, and was set up in 1960 as an independent entity supported by the National Council for Science Museums. The museum is named after Sir Visvesvaraya, the great engineer who has to his credit the KRS dam and Mysore University to name a few. The museum focuses mainly on science and has exhibits that trace the history of engines, biotechnological revolution, dinosaur exhibits, and science for children. It has shows like the fascinating Taramandal Show which is popular and has a separate entry fee. There is also a small store within the premises that sells scientific toys for children. The museum is a fun place to stop at with the family.
Located in Sampangiramanagar, the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium is a sterling facility just like the Sree Kanteerava Outdoor Stadium besides which it stands. The roughly oval-shaped stadium is government-owned and primarily hosts sporting events organized by the local sporting authority of the state. The well-equipped stadium boasts a seating capacity of 4000 spectators along with excellent lighting, VIP rooms, media rooms and other facilities. The stadium has hosted a number of international tournaments and has a regular fixture of state-level basketball and badminton tournaments. Apart from this, the stadium is also available for private and cultural events on non-sporting days.
Sua House is a prominent name which features often in conversation amongst Bengalaru's art-loving community. Not just contemporary and fine art, even works of photographers are exhibited here. With a focus on supporting even emerging artists, it is little wonder that this gallery has found favor and brings together creators of art.
Located within the lush confines of the sprawling Cubbon Park, this magnificent edifice dressed in an eye-catching red hue instantly commands attention. Built in the year 1915 in honor of the Sir K. Sheshadri Iyer, the celebrated Diwan of Mysore, this majestic British legacy has striking Gothic architectural features that stand out amidst the calmness in the park. The majestic building stands within a little clearing in the park on a neatly laid-out lawn with a pretty flower garden stretching out at the front. The building today houses the award-winning State Central Library and is a frequently visited monument simply for its breathtaking architectural beauty.
An initiative of Gita Maini, gallery g is an art gallery which is just a few years old but it has seen many interesting artworks on its walls. There have been many well-known and upcoming artists who have displayed their creations regularly at this art gallery. This venue can also be hired by the artists to exhibit their works of art. The gallery is well designed to project the pictures at their best angles and also has adaptable light fittings for them.