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Napier Museum

#Museum in Thiruvananthapuram

The building structure is ancient and amazing. The Museum building is a combination of the Kerala, Mughal, Chinese and Italian architectural styles. The museum contains a wonderful array of stone sculptures,bronzes and wood carving , ancient musical instruments and reconstructed nair joint family dwelling. Enjoy the ivory carving of lord krishna and radha with unimaginable intricacies .

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Kerala, India
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Time people usually spend here:
3 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
8.5089600°N, 76.9550332°E
Distance from Thiruvananthapuram city center to Napier Museum
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 4:45 PM

Wednesday: 1:00 – 4:45 PM

Thursday: 10:00 AM – 4:45 PM

Friday: 10:00 AM – 4:45 PM

Saturday: 10:00 AM – 4:45 PM

Sunday: 10:00 AM – 4:45 PM

Read traveller's reviews about Napier Museum..

Overall Rating:4.4

  '5' out of 5
"This is dedicated to art and natural history. An outstanding collection of idols, ancient ornaments, ivory carvings, a temple chariot etc alongwith classic painting works by Raja Ravi Varma and several other masters. It is situated in the zoo and museum compound. Easily reachable through roadways from all parts of the city"
  '5' out of 5
"Incredible museum. Very well managed and maintained. The surrounding is full of a variety of trees and plants which have nameplates on them identifying the species. The entire area is full of greenery. A very good location to spent an evening."
  '5' out of 5
"An excellent place right inside the town. The museum contains artefacts and antiques from periods as old as 2nd century ad. These include Indian as well as East Asian collections. Apart from the museum, the place surrounding it is lush greenery and is excellent for spending your time. The zoo, Natural History museum, Art Gallery, and aquarium also lies in the museum compounds."
  '5' out of 5
"Natural historical museum & zoo trivandrum me dekhane jaisa hai. bachcho ko bahot pasand ayega ."
  '4' out of 5
"Practically the lungs through which the city breathes! Spots many long living trees in its premises in addition to those in the adjacent zoo premises. Over all well kept and tidy, feels secure enough to let loose your kids here."

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