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Kollengode was the seat of Vengandu Swaroopam (Kollengode dynasty). This building in Thrissur city was built by King Vasudeva Raja of Kollemcode dynasty in 1904. Mural Painting Museum (Chuvarchitra Kala Museum) houses at Kollencode House, built by King Vasudeva Raja of Kollemcode dynasty in 1904. The house is best example of typical northern Kerala architectural style. It was in 1975, it was converted to a museum by State Archaeological Department. The District Heritage Museum and Mural Painting Museum (Chuvarchitra Kala Museum) functions from this recently renovated building. Headquarters of mural paintings (Chuvarchitra Kala Museum) section of archaeological department, the museum replicates some of the rarest mural paintings in its purest form.

Location:

  • Located in Chembukkavu, 2 km from Thrissur Railway Station

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Visiting hours: 0900 hrs to 1700 hrs