About: A must visit spot for all tourists travelling Tanjore, which was once the site of dance and music performances in the palace. It has been strategically designed to man oeuvre sound and avoid amplification. This is where skilled performers used to showcase their talent through dance and music performances, in the past. Today, it is an exhibition hall displaying varieties of handicrafts. The hall is an example of the way art and culture was celebrated in Tanjore. Be a part of this creative delight and get mesmerized by artistic geniuses of that time. Resources say that there are more than 75000 manuscripts stored here, in languages Tamil, Sanskrit, Malayalam and Telugu, out of which only a meager amount is deciphered. The sole purpose of building this places was to be a platform for multipurpose, and now a part of it is now renovated to a library.