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About Statue of Dupleix

A major landmark that reminds you of the history of Pondicherry is the Statue of Dupleix. Made in honour of Francois Dupleix, the governor of Pondicherry from 1742 to 1754, the statue was commissioned in 1870. It is 3 metres tall and stands above beautiful granite columns.

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  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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