Nice collection of religious artifacts. They are displayed nicely and labeled appropriately. It only costs 25 rupees to enter. The only bad thing was the remains of the original fort in the basement were not able to be looked at closely because the basement was filled with water. We could only see them from the staircase. I can only think... 更多
As this is close to many other sites I think it is definitely worth a stop. There were interesting artifacts from local Catholic Churches. There was also a mostly-underground piece of the original Portuguese fort which was the first we had seen of it!
its the bishop house over the remains of the old fort not so interesting ... unless you have some religious interest in catholics I guess ... I thought it was a museum , indo-portugese, but found out it wasn't. The visit didn't go in vain as we got to see the remains of the fort in the basement
Entrance was 25 rupees. I was the only one there and Joseph gave me a tour and explained some of the exhibits. The museum was small. Spent about 40 minutes there. Joseph was extremely friendly and knowledge - his tour made the museum much more worth it.
It is very small neat museum shared grounds with Bishop House. The collection is dedicated mainly to local religious art and architecture, and portuguese influence on it. The exposition is carefully selected with clear signage.
The museum consists of about three small halls where historical artifacts are on display. They have few really interesting things from the Portuguese time on display. They charge a nominal entrance fee of Rs.10/-.The place is really clean and well kept. The whole property is well maintained. They have a garden in the front which is beautiful. The place is... 更多
The basement has some remnants of the Fort Kochi, which lends its name to the area. The rest of the museum has many religious artifacts such as Procession Cross, Holy water sprinker, solid gold rosary, etc. Apart from this, the ornate wooden altar from the St Francis Church that was removed by the Dutch protestants has been housed here. Since... 更多