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Nilambur Teak Museum

Karimpuzha, India
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Ranked #182 of 722 attractions in Kerala
Type: Specialty Museums
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- Apr 18, 2014
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Kozhikode, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

World's first teak museum located in Nilambur is about one and a half drive from Kozhikode. The road is heavenly. From the bottom of my heart I appreciate the concerned authorities for giving such a comfortable drive. Upon reaching there, we find a curious looking statue. The curiosities do not end there. The teak museum is a wonder house. It... More

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Kottayam, India
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40 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

This teak museum is considered as worlds first teak museum.It consists of ground floor and first floor.You are welcomed by a magnificantly carved teak door at the entrance.The first floor of the Museum display scientific information and related things on teak.The stages of teak from seed to complete tree can be seen here.Various problems found in teak are also displayed.We... More

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Ottapalam, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

entry is 30 Rs.the museum tells u all about teak.intesting wood carvings pictures and information are there.about 72 moths and 52 butterflies are also there.Thereis a garden with varietyof cactus,orchid,ferns,medicinal plants etc .plenty of butterflies are there in the garden.cool sweet breeze and many types of bamboos.we had food from a hotel ( thalassery hotel) near by.that was not up... More

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Kozhikode, India
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17 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

Popularly known as Nilambur Teak Museum Should be made more prominent & given much more importance. Enroute to Ooty, Advised to see during morning hours. Will post pics once available. Flora lovers should travel to this place. The travel & drive on the uneven greenery filled scenic road itself is a good experience. Have somebody else drive the vehicle, if... More

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Nilambur, Kerala, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

I am a Nilamburite. I take this as an oppertunity to invite all who are showing interest to study the geographical conditions especially the golden designs of the famous Nilambur teak. Nilambur is a beautiful small and fast growing town of Malappuram District in the Kerala state . The first teak plantaion in the world is at Nilambur. All details... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2011

A two in one experience with a park and teak museum put together. First ever teak museum in the world, the Nilambur teak museum is a dream land with varieties of flora and fona, especially teak and bamboo. My visit being on a weekend, was a very crowded affair with lots of students from neighbouring states visiting. Let me use... More

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