Famous Museums in Kochi

The museums in Kochi give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Kochi with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Kochi. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Kochi.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Kochi.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Kochi:

  1. #1 of 7 Museums in Kochi
    - Used in 5926 itineraries
    Kerala Folklore Museum

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Sculpture

    Address: Pandit Karuppan Road, Near Thevara Ferry Junction, Kochi, Kerala 682013, India

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Everything in this museum is a treasure celebrating Kerala and its heritage, including the building itself. Combining the architectural styles of Malabar, Cochin and Travancore, the museum was imagine...Read more

  2. #2 of 7 Museums in Kochi
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    Mattancherry Palace

    Tags: Museum, Palace, Exhibition

    Address: Mattancherry, Kochi, Kerala 682002

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A tour of the museum would feel like a walk through a story-book. Artifacts and exhibits, rearranged chronologically, tell the history of Cochin in an engaging way. Into its third phase of renovation,...Read more

  3. #3 of 7 Museums in Kochi
    - Used in 1788 itineraries
    Hill Palace Of Tripunithura

    Tags: Museum, Palace, Architecture , Archaeological Site

    Address: Hill Palace Rd, Karingachira, Thrippunithura, Ernakulam, Kerala 682301

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Hill Palace is the largest archaeological museum in Kerala, near Tripunithura. Built in 1865, the Palace complex consists of 49 buildings in the traditional architectural style, spreading across ...Read more

  4. #4 of 7 Museums in Kochi
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    Museum Of Kerala History

    Tags: History Museum, Historical Site

    Address: NH 47, Koonamthai, Edappally, Ernakulam, Kerala 682024

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The light and sound shows of this museum are famous, and they tell of Kerala's origins. Scenes from history, from the state's earliest inhabitants to contemporary times, are depicted in 38 life-size t...Read more

  5. #5 of 7 Museums in Kochi
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    Indo Portuguese Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Bishop Kureethara Rd, Amaravathy, Kochi, Kerala

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Indo-Portuguese Museum situated in Fort Kochi throws light on the strong Portuguese influence in both the art and the architecture of the region. The museum is divided into five main sections, acc...Read more

  6. #6 of 7 Museums in Kochi
    - Used in 1846 itineraries
    Maritime Museum

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum

    Address: Beach Rd, Kochi

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Step into the Maritime Museum, located within the premises of the INS Dronacharya, the Navy’s gunnery and missile school in Fort Kochi, and you will find that the structure itself is a museum pi...Read more

  7. #7 of 7 Museums in Kochi
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    Celebrity Wax Museum Image

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Oberon Mall, Padivattom, Edappally, Ernakulam, Kerala 682024, India

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:30 pm Details

    This isn't the best wax museum in the world but Kerala is quite proud of it. Einstein, Gandhi, Lincoln, Jackie Chan, Psy and the Dalai Lama are among its permanent residents. Altogether there are abou...Read more