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Anna Nagar Tower Park, officially known as Dr.Visveswaraya Tower Park, is an urban park in the suburb of Anna Nagar, Chennai. It is the tallest park tower in Chennai. Anna Nagar Tower Park was built in 1968 as part of the World Trade Fair.
Anna Nagar tower has cyclic stairs and one can see about 20 to 25 acres of land from the tower top. The park has many big trees and green bushes. A children park is inside the main park. There is prime park exclusively designed for children is located close to this place.
Anna Nagar park covers an area of 15.35 acres and is one of the few remaining lung spaces in the city. The main component of the park is the 135-foot-tall, 12-storied tower located at the center of the park. The tower has cyclic ramp spiraling to the top.
The tower also has an elevator at the center. The park, along with the tower, is maintained by the Chennai Corporation. The park has an amphitheater, a bird-watching deck, badminton courts, play area for kids, a skating rink, a lake, and convenience facilities for the visitors.
Near By Attractions
- Aavin Ice Cream Parlor
- Tower Club
- Anna Nagar Plaza
- Little Italy
Timings: The park opens at 5:30am and remains open till 10:30am in the morning. In the evening,Park opens at 4:00 and closes by 7pm. In the weekends the park will be open a little more time than usual.