Places of Interest

South Zone Cultural Centre

South Zone Culture Centre (SZCC), an autonomous organisation of Ministry of Culture (India) Govt of India, is one of the seven Zonal Cultural Centres established by Indian Government in 1986 to preserve and promote traditional cultural heritage in India.Each zonal center also works to cross-promote and create exposure to other cultural zones of India by organizing functions and inviting artistes from other zones.

Tamil University

An educational Institution established in Thanjavur during 1981, renowned for Tamil research and advanced studies in Tamil Literature. It enables advanced studies in Tamil like Literature, Grammar, Linguistics, Religion and Philosophy, Manuscript logy, History, Epigraphy, Sociology, Folklore, Anthropology, Arts, Sculpture, Music, Drama, Legal Studies, Administration, Science, Engineering, Computer Science, Medical Science, Encyclopedia and Adult Education.

Air Force Station

NIFTEM Food Processing

National Institute of Food Technology, Entrepreneurship and Management (NIFTEM, Thanjavur) is an Autonomous academic cum research Institution under the Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India. Teaching, research and extension in areas of food processing to cater the needs of stakeholders in the country are the main activities of NIFTEM, Thanjavur. The institute has NABL accredited food quality testing laboratory which is notified by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) as Referral Food Laboratory, food product development laboratory, food microbiology laboratory, post harvest pest management laboratory, a state of the art hi-tech food processing incubation center and food engineering laboratories in its main campus at Thanjavur. Further, AICTE approved teaching laboratories are attractively designed and most updated equipments are in place.

Eachankottai Veterinary Farm

Thanjavur Exotic Cattle Breeding Farm at Eachankottai in Thanjavur district is in the forefront of producing frozen semen straws for artificial insemination.

Marungulam Horticulture Farm

Government Marungulam Horticultural Farm is located in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. This business is working in the following industry: Tractors and farm equipment.

Contact Government Marungulam Horticultural Farm

Phone:  096003 83075


112, Vallam – Orathanadu Main Rd, Marungulam, Tamil Nadu 613006, India

Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, 613006

Aduthurai Agriculture Farm

Started as Research Station at Manganallur 1912.Shifted to Aduthurai in 1922 as Agricultural Research Station.Upgraded as Regional Research Station in 1962.Started University Research Centre (TNAU) in 1971.State Regional Research Station and University Research Centre merged and named as Tamil Nadu Rice Research Institute in the year 1981 and brought under TNAU.Elevated as Directorate in the year 1985 and research activities strengthened in Plant Breeding and Genetics, Agronomy, Soil Science, Agrl. Economics, Agrl. Entomology, Plant Pathology, Crop Physiology, Seed Technology, Agrl. Microbiology, Agrl. Engineering and Social Sciences.Acts as Co-ordinating Research Centre for rice in Tamil Nadu State, Directorate of Rice Research (Hyderabad), Central Rice Research Institute (Cuttack)  and International Rice Research Institute

  • To perform lead function for rice and rice based cropping system research in Tamil Nadu
  • To serve as testing and verification centre for the technologies developed at other stations and applicable to the region
  • To supply first generation seeds for seed supply chain for the varieties released