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About Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum

Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum is a result of sheer creativity and artistic talent. Opened by M.N Gowri, it is a recent addition to the famous attractions in Mysore. There are 150 sculptures and 16 themes displayed for the visitors to mull over the intricacies of sand art. Spread across 13, 500 square feet area on the Chamundi Hills road, this museum focuses mainly on the heritage of Mysore. A 15 feet high sand statue welcomes the tourists to this museum. You can feast your eyes on massive sculptures of Goddess Chamundeshwari, Laughing Buddha, Dasara procession, zodiac wheel, a striking work of Gitopadesha with Lord Krishna and Arjuna on a horse-drawn chariot, ancient civilization, marine life, Disneyland, Islamic culture, a Christmas tree, Santa Claus and the late Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar seated on the throne during Dasara. It is a place that you cannot afford to miss while taking a trip to Mysore. It is intriguing, invigorating and highly fascinating.

Pro Tip: Entry fee may vary from season to season

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 2 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Family
  • Not Allowed Pets
  • Entry Fee Adult : INR 20
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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