Revi Karunakaran Museum, Alappuzha

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#8 of 54 in Museums in Kerala
Admire artwork and learn about local industry at Revi Karunakaran Museum, a diverse personal art collection belonging to an industrialist near Alappuzha, on National Highway 47. A fine ivory and a porcelain collection, crystal wares, Thanjavur paintings, and antique furniture pieces are among 3,800 artifacts displayed over some 929 sq m (10,000 sq ft) of exhibition space. The museum's centerpieces include a large mural depicting the social and cultural heritage of India, made solely from vegetable dyes, and a shiny old-time Buick Super, which belonged to the late owner’s father. Add Revi Karunakaran Museum and other attractions to your Alappuzha trip itinerary using our Alappuzha travel route site .
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  • The museum is a personal collection of the Karunakaran family. It's filled with antique furniture, paintings, cars and a massive crystal piece collection. There is a entry of Rs.150(I think) which is ...  more »
  • Great collection by the family over two generations, some exquisite and others fascinating..well maintained and preserved. Although the photos could have been presented in a more attractive manner. Ho...  more »
  • This is a fairly modern museum and houses the collection of a well-traveled local entrepreneur, with ties to Birmingham, UK. My wife was particularly impressed by the vast collection of crystal and po...  more »
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