Puducherry Museum holds a collection of rare bronzes and stone sculptures from the dynasties of Pallava and Chola and objects excavated from Arikamedu. The Museum is an extensive gallery of statues and archaeological finds from the Roman settlement of Arikamedu. The Museum offers a fascinating glimpse of French culture that resembles that of the 17th-20th century. The Museum's display includes 81 Chola bronze sculptures, ranking as one of the largest collections of Chola bronzes. They provide knowledge of heritage things and statues. The bronze gallery exhibits the images of gods and goddesses and an extensive collection of temple lamps used over the centuries across different dynasties.