Earlier referred to as Castle Kernan or Ice House, Vivekananda House is a historical landmark in Chennai, India.
The Indian saint, Swami Vivekananda stayed in the building in 1897 for some time after his triumphant visit to the West, and later the building was named in his honor. The building is constructed in the Victorian architectural style and houses several exhibits related to the life of the saint.
The bedroom where he lived is now a peaceful haven for those who want to meditate and attain inner peace. The House is an important pilgrimage center especially for followers and admirers of Vivekananda.Places nearby:
VGP Golden Beach: Great Opportunity to Spend Quality Time 15 km / 9 mi
Dakshinachitra Museum at Chennai, India: The Museum of Living History 25 km / 15 mi
Madras Crocodile Bank Trust: Exotic, Informative and Awe Inspiring 34 km / 21 mi
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple: Famous Hindu Temple in Tirupati 109 km / 67 mi
ISKCON Tirupati: Famous Krishna Temple 114 km / 71 mi