Timings - Opening & Closing:
Monday - Friday: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM ,
Saturday: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM ,
Sunday: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM ,
Public Holidays: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM
Siva Ganga Garden is one of the main attractions of Thanjavur. Siva Ganga garden is located within the Vijaynagara Fort nearby the Thanjavur Palace, towards the North East of Brihadeshwar temple. The garden features a large square tank, built in the 16th century, to provide water to the Thanjavur Palace. The garden as well as the tank was built by Sevappa Nayaka, the 16th century Nayak ruler of Thanjavur.
Siva Ganga Garden has become a popular picnic spot in Thanjavur, as it features a park and a well maintained garden with rare species of flowering plants.