Koyikkal Palace

Koyikkal Palace - Customised Kerala Tour package

Koyikkal Palace, situated in Nedumangadu at a distance of 18km from Kerala’s capital city of Thiruvananthapuram, is an important tourist attraction where history slumbers in all its pristine glory. The palace is a double-storey building, built in the traditional architectural style of Kerala with sloping gabled roofs, and large rooms built around an open central courtyard.There is Folklore Museum and a Numismatics Museum are working in this palace.

It is a 17th century building, built as a residential palace for Umayamma Rani, the regent of Venad (Kingdom of Quilon), who ruled from the year 1677 to 1684. It was later converted into a museum complex housing several objects of historical importance.