Local Attraction

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Madras High Court is one of the popular monuments in Chennai. Located near Marina Beach, Madras High Court is a prominent landmark of Chennai city. Madras High Court was one among the three High Courts in Pre-Independent India, the others being in Mumbai and Kolkata.

The Madras High Court was built in 1862 in the Indo-Saracenic architectural style. Henry Irwin designed Madras High Court. In 1914, Madras High Court was damaged by German attacks.

It is the second largest judicial complex in the world.