Museum Highlights


Tamil Nadu Police Museum is one of its kind in the country. The single storied building had housed “Hamilton Police Co-operative Hostel Society” since 1918. In 2016, this building which was in dilapidated state, was repaired and restored to its original glory.

Service Weapons

Various types of arms and ammunitions which are used by the police such as rifles, pistols, etc.,

Insignia and Medals

The sword gifted by the then Chief Minister Thiru. M.G. Ramachandran, Police Commemorative Stamps, ranks & insignia and police medals.

Seized Arms

Weapons seized from forest brigand Veerappan and Malaiyur Mampattiyan.

Investigation Equipments

Gadgets used for the collection of evidences, finger print equipments, facts on investigations of landmark cases.

Policing Down the Ages

Police uniforms from the olden days to the present day

Bomb Detection and Disposal

The gadgets used by the Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad.

Photographic Equipments

Photographic and audio-visual equipments used in the Police Photo Section.

Attraction From Indian Army & Indian Navy

T55 Tank and the Recoilless Gun used by the Indian Army, Torpedo Missile and Surface-to-Air Missile (SAM) used by the Indian Navy.