Situated in City of Thrissur in Kerala, Sakthan Thampuran Palace is a beautiful palace of historical importance. It gives you an insight into the glorious past of the Perumpadappu Swaroopam dynasty. The palace was formerly known as Vadakkechira Kovilakam and got its current name after the monument was renovated by King Shakthan Thampuran.
A museum is situated in Sakthan Thampuran Palace, which displays a number of artefacts. There is also a gallery dedicated entirely to the bronze artefacts where you can find many old bronze statues which date back to as old as 12th century. The sculpture gallery displays granite statues, which date back to 9th century. The Numismatics gallery systematically displays a number of coins from ancient till medieval era. Epigraphy Gallery displays the evolution of ancient scripts, it also stores remains from the great Stone Age.
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