Government Museum, Kanniyakumari
Government Museum : -
The Government Museum is located on Beach Road, near the Tourist Office. The Government Museum of Kanyakumari was established in the year 1991 as a multipurpose museum. There is a vast collection of exhibits in the museum which are related to anthropology, archaeology, numismatics, philately, botany, zoology and geology. Sculptured artefacts and crafts from the South Indian temples are also displayed here.
The sculptures of Srinivasa, Manickavasagar, Tirumangai Alwar, Rama, etc. are some of the notable exhibits. Old coins, tribal objects, wood carvings, musical items, zoological and botanical specimens, bronzes, etc. are also on display here.