FAMOUS ART CENTRE OF VALLATHOL MUSEUM NEAR TO POOMALA

Vallathol Museum is a museum dedicated to Vallathol Narayana Menon, a celebrated poet in the Malayalam language and the founder of Kerala Kalamandalam. It is built on the banks of river Bharathapuzha at Vallathol Nagar in Cheruthuruthi, Thrissur District. The museum exhibits works, cultural contributions, achievements, writings and images of Vallathol Narayana Menon in his lifetime. The museum was the earlier residence of Vallathol Narayana Menon.

Vallathol Museum is a museum dedicated to Vallathol Narayana Menon, a poet in the Malayalam language and the founder of Kerala Kalamandalam. It is built on the banks of river Bharathapuzha at Vallathol Nagar in Cheruthuruthi, Thrissur District. The museum exhibits works, cultural contributions, achievements, writings and images of Vallathol Narayana Menon in his lifetime. The museum was the earlier residence of Vallathol Narayana Menon.

The Samadhi of Vallathol is located in the premises of old Kalamandalam. Kerala Kalamandalam is now established as the Deemed University for Cultural and Social Emergence. There is a small railway station in Cheruthuruthi called Vallathol Nagar. Passenger trains stop there. It is a stone’s throw from there to famous art centre Kalamandalam. Another major attraction in Cheruthuruthy is the palace of the Kochi Maharaja on the banks of the Nila, which has now been converted in to an Ayurvedic heritage resort.