The quaint city of Trivandrum has witnessed centuries of royal heritage and colonial history, captured within the heart of the city are the gems of astonishing sights and untold stories of history, waiting to reveal itself to the globetrotters who visit the city.
Here we present you with to 5 must-visit places in Trivandrum.
1. Museum of History and Heritage:
Built by a dazzling legacy of Colonial History, this flawlessly exhibited gallery follows Keralan history and culture through a magnificent showcase of paintings and interactive audio-visual presentations. The Museum is a collection of iron age artefacts, sculptures and recreations of traditional Keralan homes.
2. Shri Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Experience the spiritual heart of Trivandrum at Shri Padmanabhaswamy Temple. As one of the most ancient and popular temples in India, thousands of devotees visit the temple every year to have blessings of Lord Padmanabhaswamy reclined on the sacred serpent in the inner sanctum of the temple. Built by over 10,000 Slagrama stones Shri Padmanabha Swamy Temple is a magnificent and divine experience you must explore.
3. Zoological Gardens
Zoological Garden in Trivandrum portrays the ensemble of nature and is home to the tigers, hippos, macaques and rare species of reptiles and birds. A lush woodland, which offers a marvellous nature retreat to all the visitors.
4. Shri Chitra Art Gallery
Inside the grounds of Trivandrum's zoo, this display has depictions by the Rajput, Mughal and Tanjore schools, and pictures by famous craftsman Ravi Varma (1848– 1906) in the European style.
5. Napier Museum
Housed in an 1880 wooden building outlined by Robert Chisholm, a British modeller whose fair Isle - style adaptation of the Keralan vernacular demonstrates his energy for nearby speciality, this gallery has a diverse show of bronzes, Buddhist figures and ivory carvings. The carnivalesque inside is staggering and worth a look in its own particular right.
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