The museums in Kerala are worth visiting. The glorious legacy of Kerala is carefully preserved in these museums. All history enthusiasts should visit the museums to get a glimpse of the glorious past of Kerala. The museums have some very good collections of archeological artifacts, some of which date back to the Stone Age. So read on further about these famous museums of Kerala that are a must visit when you travel in Kerala.
The Ambalavayal Heritage Museum is situated in the Wayanad district of
Kerala. Being an archeological museum in Wayanad, Ambalavayal heritage
museum has a good collection of some rare artifacts that date back to
the 2nd century.
One of the top ten naval powers in the world, India owes its glory to
the hard work and dedicated services provided by the bold men of India's
commendable naval force. The Cochin Maritime Museum is dedicated to the
sincere efforts of the navy of India.
The Hill Palace Museum is Kerala's first heritage museum. It was set up
in the year 1865 and now is an important tourist attraction. The Hill
Palace Museum of Kochi is situated on a hillock and is surrounded by 50
acres of manicured lawns with fountains and ponds.
The Indo-Portuguese Museum of Kochi highlights the conspicuous
Portuguese impact in both art and the architecture. The Indo Portuguese
museum in Cochin is a recognized center to know the still-surviving
Indo-Portuguese Christian Art heritage.
of Kerala History
The Museum of Kerala History is located around 10 kilometers from
ernakulam, Cochin. The best place to have a quick glimpse of the past of
God's own country would be Kerala history museum of Kochi.
The Pazhassiraja museum and the art gallery of Kozhikode have been
named after the famous Pazhassiraja Kerala Varma of the Kottayam royal
family. Pazhassiraja led the famous 'Pazhassi Revolt' against the East
India Company during the 1700's.
Munnar Tea Museum
One of the most beautiful places in Kerala is Munnar. This hill station
is well known for its tea plantations. The tea giant, Tata Company, has
set up the tea museum in Munnar.
The Thrissur Archaeological Museum is an architectural wonder and is
located at the Town Hall road. The Trichur Archaeological Museum, Kerala
is famous for its collection of murals and relics from almost entire
Thrithala, Palakkad is an important archaeological site of Kerala.
Thrithala is located at a distance of 75 kilometers from Palakkad, on
the banks of the River Bharatapuzha.