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Cochin – Museum of Kerala History, Edappally

Museum of Kerala History, also known as Kerala Museum is one of the oldest arts and history museums in Kochi. This Museum at Edappally, Kochi, is established by the entrepreneur and philanthropist R. Madhavan Nayar in the year 1986. It is now preserved as a registered charitable trust by the Madhavan Nayar Foundation. The Museum of Kerala History, the Dolls Museum and the Gallery of Modern Art are the three galleries of Kerala Museum. This museum foretells the history of the state of Kerala through life-size figures of historical episodes and personalities from the state. The museum also displays paintings and sculptures along with 200 original works by contemporary Indian artists. The most interesting part of the museum is the sound and light shows that is performed in both English and Malayalam.