Popularly known as the Government Art Museum, the Napier Museum is a well-known attraction in Trivandrum and is one of the oldest Museum in India. It was established in the year 1857 by the erstwhile Maharaja, Uthram Thirunal. A unique feature of this Museum is that it has its own natural air-conditioning system. This architectural marvel is named after the former Governor General of Madras, John Napier and is a perfect blend of Indian, Kerala, Chinese, and Mughal Schools of Architecture. The Museum offers an array of display of a rare and unusual collection of historic and archaeological artefacts, a temple chariot, ivory carvings, ancient ornaments, bronze idols and many more.
|Best Time to Visit||Entry Time||Visiting Hours||Entrance Fee|
|Throughout the year.||10 AM to 5 PM.Except for Monday and Wednesday forenoons||2 to 3 Hrs.||Yes|
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