Tanjore is known for many things including agriculture, Painting, music, instrument making bronze statue casting, exquisite artifacts, handicrafts silk saree weaving, musical instruments like veena and mridhangam making. Tanjore thailyatti bommai is world famous. Tanjore cuisine needs a special mention as, the food served here is extremely palatial.
Tanjore Big temple is a architectural marvel which can’t be replicated in future. This temple is a pride of Tamilnadu and has been titled as the world heritage site by the UNESCO.