Museums in Kanyakumari
Museums in Kanyakumari

Fish Museum

AddressErumanayakkanpatti Beach Rd, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1-2 hours
BriefSea Angels, Lobsters, Sea Horses, Tiger Prawns, and Sea Horses are different variety of sea water species that can be seen here.
DistanceFromOtherPlace2 km from Vivekananda Rock Memorial
ExtraNeedle Fish, a fish that eats fish, has a long elongated narrow jaw with sharp teeth. It is relatively small up to 30 to 40 cm in length when fully grown can also be seen here.
FactsAqua World Fish Exhibition Kanyakumari is one of the few well-maintained aquariums that carries exhibition purposes at Tamil Nadu.
OpeningHours9:30 am to 5:00 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis aquarium showcases several species of freshwater and sea water animals. The Fresh Water species like Green Terror, Flower horn, Guppies, Goldfish and Angels can be seen here.
TicketPriceRs. 5 for adult and Rs. 100 for foreign visitors.
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Government Museum

AddressBeach Rd, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour
BriefVarious varieties of coins, paintings and artifacts are found here.
DistanceFromOtherPlace1 km from Vivekananda Rock Memorial
FactsStatues & sculptures are on display at this museum, as well as coins, wood carvings & whale bones.
OpeningHours9:30 am to 5:30 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis museum has a lot of traditional and ancient things.
TicketPriceRs. 5 for adult and Rs. 100 for foreign visitors.
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The wandering Monk museum

AddressVivekananda Kendra, Chennekothapalli Rd, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour
DistanceFromOtherPlace2 km from Kanyakumari beach
ExtraAlso hosts an informative program on Swami Vivkenanda life
FactsIn lovely leafy grounds, this excellent exhibition details Swami Vivekananda's wisdom, sayings and encounters with the mighty and the lowly during his five years as a wandering monk around India from 1888 to 1893.
OpeningHours8:00 am-12:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place has a lot of information about the life of swami vivekananda.
TicketPriceRs. 10
TypeOfMuseumSocial relevance
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Mayapuri Wax Museum

AddressMain Road, Near Railway Station, Tamil Nadu 629702
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 2 hour
BriefKnown by the name of Kanyakumari Wax Museum, Mayapuri - Wonder Wax Museum is a place that a tourist cannot afford to miss.
DistanceFromOtherPlace1 km from Vivekananda rock memorial
ExtraHis museum is located within the Bay Watch Amusement Park and never fails to attract the visitors
OpeningHours8:00 am to 8:00 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceIt is just a short list of some of the major exhibits that are displayed in Kanyakumari Wax Museum. There is much more which is displayed in the galleries of this amazing place.
TypeOfMuseumWax and 3D museum
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