Travelers are voting Gandhi Memorial Museum as the best museum in Madurai. There are 1 museum in Theni a city just 44 km from Madurai and 1 museum in Kanadukathan which is 48 km distant. The most popular of these are Shembaganur Museum of Natural History in Theni and Government Museum in Kanadukathan. You can find 23 museums in Tamil Nadu and 294 museums in the country of India. Our members favorite in Tamil Nadu is Rajaraja Mani Mandapam and Ajab Bangla (Central Museum of Nagpur) is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of museums in Madurai.