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Bay Island Driftwood Museum

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Address: Chakranpadi | Kumarakom North, Kottayam, India
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Unique museum

This is a private driftwood museum very close to the KTDC Waterscapes resort in Kumarakom. It is basically a collection of driftwood sculptures collected around the Andamans... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has a unique collection of drift wood sculptures with artistic value located in a very scenic village, Kumarakom.Rare collections u can see there.

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Thank ringu2017
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a private driftwood museum very close to the KTDC Waterscapes resort in Kumarakom. It is basically a collection of driftwood sculptures collected around the Andamans. It requires a lot if visual imagination to fully visualise and understand the various sculptures as described passionately by the museum owner. A must visit place during your Kumarakom trip.

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Thank vvach1972
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a private museum having collection of driftwood article sculptors taken from the sea and then modified accordingly. Very rare collection, and seems cannot be seen any where else!

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Thank lovetravelonly
Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Bay island small and best tourist destination, our first visit, all happy with here, no amazing items but beautiful variety here and in a good location

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Thank vmsatheesh22
1 review
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have been to this museum twice. This museum has a unique collection of drift wood sculptures with artistic value located in a very scenic village, Kumarakom. The owner has taken every effort to maintain this as a distinctive museum and give us a surprise about the magic of nature.

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Thank Viju G
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

A unique museum! Definitely worth visiting if you find yourself in Kumarakom. Mrs Raji takes time to thoroughly explain to visitors the story and meaning of the exhibits and her enthusiasm about her work captures your interest and makes the visit an authentic experience.

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Thank chrisaG7263BX
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

“Amazing” Great collection of drift wood sculptures. Its great to see someone with so much passion for transforming a drift wood into unique pices of sculptures. A must see destination for anyone visiting Kumarakom !!

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Thank George C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Really enjoyed our visit to the Driftwood Museum. The museum curator has put together an amazing collection of various kinds of driftwood sculptures, collected over an extended period from the Andaman island after mini-tsunamis washed them ashore, which were a sight to behold. Truly unique collection!

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Thank VInMakh
Noida, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This museum is something really unique which the owner has actually put together in a singular effort. She has collected the fossilized drift woods and through her creative vision she has been able to spot the the outlines of various physical aspects around us (animals, birds, human faces, other creatures). The drift wood pieces have acquired those shapes just by... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

The owner is very informative about her collection. The pieces are truly unique and worth visiting!!

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