Tamil Nadu is a land of rich cultural heritage and has been home to many prominent cultural centers and sabhas over the years. Some of the most popular cultural centers and Sabhas in Tamil Nadu are:
Music Academy, Chennai - One of the oldest and most prestigious cultural institutions in India, the Music Academy is a leading organization for the promotion of Indian classical music, dance, and other art forms.
Narada Gana Sabha, Chennai - Established in 1956, the Narada Gana Sabha is a popular cultural institution in Chennai that promotes classical music and dance performances.
Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai - Founded by Rukmini Devi Arundale in 1936, the Kalakshetra Foundation is a renowned institution for the study and promotion of Indian classical dance, music, and arts.
Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai - Established in 1953, the Krishna Gana Sabha is a premier cultural organization in Chennai that promotes classical music and dance.
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai - The Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan is a leading cultural institution in Chennai that promotes Indian art, culture, and education.
Tamil Nadu Eyal Isai Nataka Manram, Chennai - The Tamil Nadu Eyal Isai Nataka Manram is a government-funded organization that promotes and preserves the traditional performing arts of Tamil Nadu.
Karthik Fine Arts, Chennai - Karthik Fine Arts is a cultural organization in Chennai that promotes classical music, dance, and other art forms.
Mylapore Fine Arts Club, Chennai - Founded in 1953, the Mylapore Fine Arts Club is a popular cultural organization in Chennai that promotes classical music and dance.
Hamsadhwani, Chennai - Hamsadhwani is a cultural organization in Chennai that promotes classical music and dance performances.
Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, Coimbatore - The Sri Krishna Gana Sabha is a leading cultural organization in Coimbatore that promotes classical music and dance performances.
- Russian Centre of Science & Culture, Chennai : Russian Centre of Science & Culture carries out various cultural activities in association with many Indian social organizations.
- Bharat Kalachar, T. Nagar : Bharat Kalachar is a leading cultural organization promoting fine arts in Chennai.
- Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, T. Nagar : Sri Krishna Gana Sabha at T. Nagar is one of the most respected cultural institutions in Tamilnadu.
- The Music Academy Madras : The Music Academy, Madras is a landmark institution in the history of the fine arts.
- Brahma Gana Sabha, Mylapore : Brahma Gana Sabha is a popular Sabha in Chennai.
- Kartik Fine Arts, Chennai : Kartik Fine Arts is a sabha devoted to the development of fine arts at Abhiramapuram, Chennai.
- Vani Mahal, T.Nagar : Vani Mahal (SRI THYAGA BRAHMA GANA SABHA) is one of the oldest and most popular Sabha promotes traditional music drama.
- Natyarangam, Chennai : Natyarangam is the dance wing of the Narada Gana Sabha Trust, Chennai.