Report on Field trip to Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace
‘Cleaning a Monument’ was a part of Heritage Club Activities and the Children of grades IV and V
were taken for a fieldtrip to Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace on 18 th of July’18 by the Club Incharges
Ms. Archanaa Karthikeyan and Ms. Nandhini. Around 115 children and 8 teachers were taken to the
trip. The students were enthusiastic to take up the responsibility of cleaning the Palace. The Regional
Assistant Director of Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace, Mr. Sakthivel briefed the students about the
process involved in preserving and cleaning any monument. The children felt informative after the
talk about. They cleaned the sculptures in the Museum with a great pride of having the club’s goal
‘To explore the past, by experiments and to preserve the values for the future’ in their young minds.
Mr. Sakthivel appreciated the students for the great job done and the school for inculcating such a
great thought in the students’ mind. He also requested the students to share their comments. The
students happily shared their views and felt the importance of preserving any monument after seeing
the sculptures glittering.