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Kerala Folklore Museum

Folklore Junction | Thevara, Kochi (Cochin) 682013, India
+91 70347 77499
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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 the treasure trove of stone, wood and bronze sculptures, ancient terracotta, stone Age objects, jewellery, paintings, oil lamps, musical instruments, tribal and folk art, wood works, utensils, masks and traditional art forms etc. these are around 4000 artifacts from tiny to large size on display. This ethnic museum is the essence of the life and culture of the common man over the past 1000 years.
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  • Average9%
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Folklore Junction | Thevara, Kochi (Cochin) 682013, India
+91 70347 77499
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Reviewed 3 days ago

one of the fine attraction when you visit kochi,mattancheri,we can see the finely curated remains of the past history.

1  Thank sajankottayam
Reviewed 5 days ago

The place contains a collection of Kerala culture and its rich heritage. It depicts the life in Kerala since ages till now.

1  Thank Rajendra73
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very interesting private collection of items spanning approximately 35 years. It houses some very unusual artefacts including the traditional Indian masks from different regions of India which can be bought by the general public. I purchased some very attractive jewellery at a very reasonable...More

1  Thank Caron S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must-see.Very welcoming staff.Rich cultural heritage of Kerala.Easily accessible by public transport.

1  Thank dparamita098
antony v, Manager at Kerala Folklore Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A treasure trove into Kerala life throughout centuries absolutely fascinating collection of the most diverse collections. Money well spent indeed and photography is allowed too.

1  Thank Hunimonsta
folkloremuseum2015, Manager at Kerala Folklore Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is simply amazing.This is maintained by a family and though apparently they do not have any govt funds yet they have maintained the museum very well.Its very interesting, they have good collection of antiques and murals.The staff are very affable and courteous. Trip...More

1  Thank Mukesh1601
antony f, Manager at Kerala Folklore Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

During your Kochi stay, please visit this wonderful museum. Museum have lot unique things to watch, you can also but some selected items.

1  Thank AmitDubeyFzd
antony v, Manager at Kerala Folklore Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must visit place for those who like knowing Heritage. This is my second visit with my family and enjoyed the visit.

2  Thank SudheerS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a museum with a difference. This is private museum. Entry fee is 100 Rs. But the collection is superb. Even prince Charles visited this place. Don't miss it..

2  Thank shaileshjpai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was like Addian's cave inside full of wooden carving statures and metal works with ceremonial marks covering the walls. I personally found it interesting but also kinda spooky with the dim lights and the angry faces staring down at my tiny mortal self. It...More

2  Thank SurveySteve
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Piyush T
14 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...
8 March 2016|
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Response from Ray G | Reviewed this property |
Its a scam. Fake museum . 100 for camera, even mobile phone...and 100 per head entry... total rip off.. this museum is built specifically to make people fools and loot their money and put them in an akward situation when u... More