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The Kerala Museum

The Kerala Museum is vibrant space for arts and culture in Kochi. Learn, Play and Grow with the Museum's exciting programmes for all ages.

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MN Foundation

The Madhavan Nayar Foundation is a Charitable Trust with 37 years dedicated to the support of heritage education. The Kerala Museum and its programmes are managed by the MN Foundation.

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Our Founder

R Madhavan Nayar was a visionary entrepreneur and philanthropist. He placed Kochi on the map of creative cities in 1987 by recognising the need for a cultural institution which could provide experiential learning in history, the fine arts and performing arts in the city.

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Interested in Indian Art but don’t know where to start? Browse the Madhavan Nayar Foundation’s digitised art collection on Google Arts from the comfort of your own device!

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