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The Rock Garden of Chandigarh

Rock garden is one of the most popular tourist and picnic places, located in Chandigarh. It is spread over an area of 40 acres and is famous for different arts objects designed using Industrial and urban waste (including bottles, glasses, bangles, tiles, ceramic pots, sinks, electrical waste, etc.).

Chandigarh-Rock-Garden

Chandigarh-Rock-Garden

 

 

Address:

The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Sector No.1 Chandigarh India
Tel: +91 172 740 645.

 

 

It is situated near Sukhna Lake. The credit for laying its foundation goes to Nek Chand, who was the then Road Inspector in the Engineering Department of Chandigarh Capital Project. The Rock garden has a very large, open-air exhibition hall. The open air sculptures and concealed gateways separating them are at places decked by waterfalls, pools and an open-air theatre with proper stage setting.

     Summer opening hours :

      1st April to 30th September

9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

     Winter opening hours :

      1st October to 31st March

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Rock-Garden

      Entry Fee

   Rs. 5/-

for adults

  Rs. 3 /-

for children

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