Kollengode Palace

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Kollengode Palace
Mural Art Museum, Thrissur.jpg
Kollengode Palace, City of Thrissur
General information
Architectural styleKerala architecture
Town or cityCity of Thrissur
CountryIndia
Completed1904
ClientVasudeva Raja, Raja of Kollengode

Kollengode Palace is a palace situated in Thrissur , Kerala state, India.

History[edit]

The Raja of Kollengode, Vasudeva Raja, constructed this palace in 1904 and gave it to his daughter. The original Kollengode palace(kalari kovilakam) is situated in Kollengode, Palakkad. In 1975, the Department of Archeology acquired the property (part of Kollengode palace in Thrissur )and converted it into a museum. Some personal belongings of Vasudeva Raja are on display. The architecture of the palace is a unique blend of traditional Kerala architecture with western design. The palace now houses the Mural Art Museum (Thrissur).[1][2][3][4]

The Raja of Kollengode Vasudeva Raja & P.C.R.Narayanasamy Chettiar Tirupur Partners of pollachi NP Factory.

Encyclopedia of Madras Presidency 1920

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mural Art, palakkad". Kerala Holidays. Archived from the original on 2014-03-18. Retrieved 2012-06-10.
  2. ^ "Archaeological Museum". Kerala Tourism. Retrieved 2012-06-10.
  3. ^ "palakkad". Rang 7. Retrieved 2012-06-10.
  4. ^ "Kollengode Palace all set to turn into heritage museum". Newindianexpress.com. Retrieved 2013-05-08.


Encyclopedia of Madras Presidency 1920

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