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Explore History, Heritage,
Culture and Art in myriad ways!

In our History Museum, come face to face with the pivotal characters who helped shaped our cosmopolitan history. Gaze at Modern Indian art in the Art Museum. Book a guided tour of the Art Museum with the Museum Director or experience fun and learning at our myriad events.

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Opening Hours: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday to Sunday

Museum is closed on MONDAYS

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    Welcome to the Kerala Museum!

    Museum Day Pass Adult Rs. 100/-

    Museum Day Pass College Student (ID) Rs. 75/-

    Museum Day Pass Children Rs. 50/-

    The Day Pass gives you access to all sections of the Museum.

    School groups may please contact the Museum Office for Group bookings.

    Tickets are issued at the Museum Office against payment in cash or Google Pay.

    To ensure we give you a better experience, we limit the number of persons in each show. Walk-in visitors might have to wait for a show to finish before its your turn. In this case, the waiting time would be upto a maximum of 35 minutes.

    Contact us for advance/group bookings.

    The Kerala Museum has three exhibitions: a history museum with a sound & light show of dioramas narrating the complex history of Kerala, a Modern Indian Art Museum and a collection of dolls from around the country.

    The Museum also curates programmes: workshops for adults and children, temporary exhibitions, films, performances and other public events, both on-site and online.

    Currently on view:

    Art Museum : Man with a Boat Car an exhibition on the life and times of R Madhavan Nayar

    Art Museum: Collecting the Artist

    Artful Learning Lab – For students and teachers

    Museum Of Kerala History

    The Dolls Museum


    View the MNF collection online from the comfort of your own device wherever you are!

    JANAL Archive exhibitions online

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    We are open from 10 am to 5 pm, from Tuesday to Sunday and closed on Mondays.

    For events and special viewings we might have special opening timings which are available specifically for each event listing.

    For information on planned closures: Please check our Google Listing before you plan your visit.

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    Getting Here

    Whether you’re arriving by car, public transportation, or the metro, reaching us is easy!

    We are located on the National Highway at Metro Pillar 349.

    By Car: From Edappally Toll if you are going in the direction of Aluva, you will find the Museum just after the Pathadippalam Metro Stop. From Aluva to Toll, we are opposite Kinder Hospital.

    By KMRL (Kochi Metro Rail Limited):

    For those traveling by metro, disembark at the Pathadipalam Metro Stop. Please enquire at the station for the correct exit to the Museum.

    By Bus: The Pathadipalam Busstop is located right at our gate.

    Here at the museum, we are attempting to create an environment that is inclusive and accessible to all. Please contact us for assistance before you plan your trip.

    We offer Artwalks and art workshops for children with special needs.

    We have also digitised our entire collection of Modern Indian Art. Browse the stories and detailed descriptions in English and Malayalam!

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