Krishnapuram Palace

Tripoto
27th Sep 2015

Krishnapuram palace build by Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma of Travancore dynasty is now a museum under the archaeological department of Kerala. It is in a small village called Krishnapuram which lies 2 kms south of Kayamkulam Town. One who travel through  NH 47 towards eranakulam can see the palace and temple board towards your left side after u passes a few kilometers after Ochira .

The main speciality of the palace is that of the mural painting “ GAJENDRA MOKSHAM ” which is believed to be the biggest of this kind in Kerala.

Krishnapuram palace which is an example of typical kerala architecture is a  mini replica of padmanabhapuram palace which was the headquarters of travancore kingdom.

TOURIST INFORMATION

TIME :- 0930 TO 1630 HOURS 

CLOSED ON MONDAYS AND NATIONAL HOLIDAYS

NEAREST RAILWAY STATION - KAYAMKULAM JUNCTION - 8 KMS

NEAREST BUS DEPO - KAYAMKULAM BUS DEPO - 2KMS / BUS STOP - MUKKADA JUNCTION OR CPCRI JUNCTION

ENTRY FEES

INR 5 FOR CHILDREN

INR 20 FOR ADULTS

INR 25 PER STILL CAMERA

INR 250 FOR VIDEO CAMERA

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