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Kerala Folklore Museum

Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Folklore Museum aims to provide art education to the students and helping to provide visual and academic knowledge to the art lovers, researchers and travelers from all over the world. Folklore museum is the only architectural museum in Kerala and...more
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Folklore Junction | Thevara, Kochi (Cochin) 682013, India
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All reviews three floors private collection amazing collection folk art top floor prince charles beautiful building interesting artifacts huge collection treasure trove for sale worth a visit entry ticket history lovers on display south india must visit place
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While we were enjoying the sounds and sights in Kochi in December our driver had suggested three times that we should visit the Kerala Folklore Museum in Kochi. My wife and I were not too interested as first the name wasn’t too impressive and we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is such an amazing collection. Full credit to the owners. Do not miss miss this cultural site. 10/10 for me .... loved the experience

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lindon H
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing collection of relics amassed by one man over a 40 year period. Displayed over 3 floors. Not too crowded.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank del4pat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic insight to Kerala’s rich history. We definitely enjoyed the visit and were very flattered by the hospitality. My parents and my wife were visiting from the states. This is located near my dad’s hometown and he was very impressed. This is a must do...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank JopahTcp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good collection and very large; good to spend couple of hours or more and see and understand even a small number of them. The guides are helpful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RajanJamuna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Private museum with a very good collection of temple artifacts and other antique items, set in a beautiful building.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank BlrTravR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely museum displaying lots of artifacts related to the history of daily living of various people from Kerala that should not be missed. The wooden panels,very well kept wooden staircase and beautifully carved ceilings are amazing.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nalin118
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well organize and painstakingly done museum made by a family. There are very interesting artifacts collected fro all over Kerala.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KarunMC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of museums have lots of space, and too little to exhibit; here, the available space is barely sufficient to accommodate the wealth of artefacts. The building itself is part of the exhibit, and architectural details, carvings, statues, temple implements, clothes, Christian, Hindu and Muslim...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is packed to the brim with historical artifacts. Its a private museum situated in Thevara, right in front of KEYS SELECT HOTEL. A wonderful place to visit once. Entry Fee - Rs. 100 per person Additional Rs. 100/- for photography

Date of experience: January 2019
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suresh r
29 April 2018|
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Response from Pradyumna D | Reviewed this property |
It's Rs. 100/- per person. If you wish to use camera inside to take pictures, then you'll have to pay Rs. 100/- separately for this.
Mithun B
8 April 2018|
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Response from 271antony | Property representative |
Yes. The parking facility is available. Its free.
13 August 2017|
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Response from _shankar_vm | Reviewed this property |
Please do refer their website for more professional details & explanations... I do believe it is gem of a place for those tourists who are sincerely interested in the historically remarkable culture & heritage of the place...