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Hill Palace of Tripunithura

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Address: Tripunithura, Kochi (Cochin) 682301, India
Phone Number: 2781113
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Royal Palace Nice Archeology in Kochi

Old Palace of Cochin Royal. Nice place to visit with family. Large collection of archeology. Well maintained. Photography is allowed with a special pass only. Outside deer park... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Old Palace of Cochin Royal. Nice place to visit with family. Large collection of archeology. Well maintained. Photography is allowed with a special pass only. Outside deer park and garden is very beautiful. Children play also is there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Best place to visit in Kerala for archeology lovers.You will come to know how ancestors lived and ruled Kerala.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Surprisingly there are not many historical sites here by this one will suffice for all you history buffs. Once a palace used by Royal family I now houses a museum.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

a very impressive palace built just outside cochin city on top a hill ,now converted as a museum by kerala state archeology dept. efforts are made to maintain the once beautiful garden,but still a long way to go. on reaching the summit, you need to leave your foot wears to enter the palace. exhibits are from the royal heritage. the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Hill Palace is the largest archaeological museum in Kerala. If you want to go back to history and learn more about previous kerala maharaja's do make a visit. So many antiques to see, Gold ornaments etc. There is also a giant dinosaur statue and a deer park.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

historical place to be visit..... i love this place.......... cool environment............ page from indian history...... memorable place............

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

You will never think about time if you wandering around the museum. If you are a malayali (mallu) , you can recollect lots of scenes from movies.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The museum should have been in the limelight for the extensive layout and artifacts it depicts. Rarely promoted and lesser know this is a very good museum to see when you are in Kerala

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

So much history and so many antiques to see.. but all halls under renovation.. Power went away no back up...better times will come.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The Hill Palace of Tripunithura is situated on Muvattupuzha road about 08 KMS from Ernakulam. The Palace consists of 49 buildings in the trational architectural style of Kerala situated in a vast compound with giant trees beautifully landscaped terraced land which houses a deer park and umerous species of flora including rare medicinal plants. Once belonged to the Kochi Maharaja,... More 

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