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Chakranpadi | Kumarakom North, Kottayam, India
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 17, 2015

It was a wonderful experience with getting the insights about the exhibits by the same person who had collected the same over many years and still preserving it with an excellent museum. Knowing further that this is one of its kind in teh world makes...More

9  Thank mannaiprak
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Reviewed September 17, 2014

The museum is good and the efforts by the lady is appreciated. May be most she benifitted being in andamans for over 30 years. There should be an audio guide for each or few exhibits rather than she trying to tell us. in addition it...More

9  Thank venug
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

This museum is situated in kottam district.There is entrance fee to enter the museum.It will open in all the day except Monday.This is very famous for history and learning.

Thank daskrishna17
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Bay Island Driftwood Museum at kumarakom is a small museum . if you are tripping to kumarakom , its worth to visit this place.

Thank sikhilviswam
Reviewed March 31, 2018

If you are in the area its certainly worth a visit, there are some fascinating pieces in there and its all very well explained by the interesting lady who runs the place.

Thank debcox
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

One of the best museums I saw till now and the icing on the cake was the explanation and commentary by Mrs rajji punnose a must visit place when someone goes to kottayam

Thank shreyasn40
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Bayisland driftwood museum located at kumarakom is a small museum but very informative and the lady who explains about the thing's have good knowledge of all . It is a worth to see

Thank JithinkNinan
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

To be honest I found the passion of the curator (Mrs. Punnose) much more unique and worth admiring as compared to the items on display. This is not to take from those items their beauty and exquisiteness. You definitely would not find such items leave...More

Reviewed November 22, 2017

One of the best things to visit in kumarakom is the bay island driftwood museum. Its called so because all the sculptures are naturally built on driftwood that's found on the shores of the Bay island in Andaman's after tide receeds. It is a wonderful...More

3  Thank aneesh2
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

After hearing much about it we went to this place this afternoon. I found the gate locked from the outside. May be sunday, I thought, but verified the board which announced it's location. The board said open Sundays from 11am to 5 pm! Whom to...More

Thank ashok45
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing place. It is one of a kind. Make sure to meet Raji Madam. She is the curator. The collection is excellent. Do not miss it while you are in Kumarakom.

Thank Diti D
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Make sure you visit this place. Make sure you meet and know Raji Madam.( the owner and who collected all of it) It is fossilised Rose wood which sounds like rock. Only available from sea ( rose mangroves) when (small ones) tusnami or quakes come....More

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