Cochin - Hill Palace

Cochin - Hill Palace

Hill Palace which is located in Thripunithura, Ernakulam district, is the largest archaeological museum and the first heritage museum in Kerala. As the setting of this palace is atop a hill, it came to be known as Hill Palace. The palace complex comprises of 49 buildings and is built in traditional Kerala style architecture. It also contains 8 different galleries which house a variety of exhibits. In this Palace, you can find a heritage museum, archaeological museum, deer park, and a well-maintained pre-historic park. The Hill Palace showcases many artefacts belonging to the Kochi royal family along with Chinese and Japanese art and pottery.

Best Time to Visit Entry Time Visiting Hours Entrance Fee
Throughout the year. 9 AM to 12:30 PM and from 2 PM to 4:30 PM. Except for Mondays. 2 to 3 Hrs. Yes

Availability of Guides :-

Guides are available at the Hill Palace.


Small shops are available.


Walk around, sightseeing, photography, shopping, etc.


No adventure activities.


Relax some time at the deer park.

Famous for:-

History, antique lovers.

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