Sights to See
Kanthimathi Nellaiyappar Temple: This twin temple, situated in the heart of the city, is dedicated to Parvati and Shiva. The golden lily tank, musical pillars, rare jewels, the hall of thousand pillars and abundant stone sculptures are the attractions.
District Science Centre: It is a unique institution situated on the banks of Tamiraparani. Popularising science, inculcating the spirit of enquiry, fostering creative talents and infusing scientific temper in life, are its objectives. This autonomous body is a unit of the National Council of Science Museums attached to the Human Resources Department of the Government of India.
Museum: Located 2 km from Tirunelveli is a multipurpose museum located on Tirunelveli-Tiruvananthapuram Road at Palayamkottai. All kinds of Archaeological remains can be seen. Entrance free. Timings: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm.