A very popular monument and is dedicated to the famous Tamil poet of this region, Thiruvalluvar. He was also known as a philosopher saint in whose memory this monument was built in 1976. This monument is built in the shape of a temple chariot in which a life size statue of the poet is installed.
Visit Kalakshetra Foundation, which is located in the south Chennai. Established in 1936, it is one of the leading schools of classical Tamil Music and Dance. This is also famous for kanchipuram weaving, so this art can also be witnessed here. There are several artists who work with the kalamkari art of textile printing that is very popular. These traditional art styles can be witnessed first hand here only, which will in turn enrich your experience.