Thrissur: The Thrissur District Heritage Museum, which will showcase the history and cultural legacy and of Kerala’s Cultural Capital, will be opened on June 22, after the completion of the second phase of renovation works.
Ramachandran Kadannappally, Minister of Ports, Museums, Archeology and Archives, will inaugurate the museum that has come up at Kollengode Palace at Chembukkavu, in the city. V S Sunil Kumar, Minister for Agriculture, will preside.
The museum, which was opened to the public in 2016, has completed its second phase of renovation works and creation of additional features, which include a well-equipped amphitheatre and a children’s park, besides the beautification of the premises.
The museum is a treasure house of rare and precious objects and artifacts that throw light and insight into the rich and diverse history of Thrissur and the adjoining areas, including Mathilakam and the ancient maritime centre Muziris.