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Koyikkal Palace

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Established  1677
Phone  1800 425 4747
Opened  1677
Koyikkal Palace
Location  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Type  Art museum, Archaeology museum
Address  Sathram Junction, Nedumangad, Kerala 695541
Hours  Open today · 9AM–5PMSaturday9AM–5PMSunday9AM–5PMMondayClosedTuesday9AM–5PMWednesday9AM–5PMThursday9AM–5PMFriday9AM–5PM
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Koyikkal palace to undergo major renovation delay kannadi 1nov 2015


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The Koyikkal Palace is a palace situated in Nedumangadu, Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala in South India. The palace was built in 16th century for Umayamma Rani of the Venad Royal Family. Umayamma Rani was the regent of Venad between 1677 and 1684. The palace is a double storeyed building and built with traditional architectural style of Kerala.

The palace is maintained by the Archaeological Department of Kerala. There is a Folklore Museum and a Numismatics Museum are working in this palace.

The exhibits in the museum contains rare instruments like 'Chandravalam', a small percussion instrument used in Ramakathappattu and 'Nanthuni', a small musical instrument made of wood and string used in Onappattu etc.

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References

Koyikkal Palace Wikipedia


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