Indo Portuguese Museum

The Indo-Portuguese Museum situated in Fort Kochi. The Indo-Portuguese Museum of Kochi highlights the conspicuous Portuguese impact in both art and the architecture. The Indo Portuguese Museum was in fact the dream and aspiration of Dr Kureethra, who had served the tenure of the Bishop of Kochi at some point of his life. The museum at present houses some marvelous items that are aesthetically appealing and show the strong influence of the Portuguese style of art. The Indo Portuguese Museum of Kochi had been strategically bifurcated into five sections, each dealing with a different set of articles. These sections can be categorized as Civil Life, Cathedral, Altar, Treasure and Procession. A huge fraction of all antiquities displayed in the Indo Portuguese Museum at Kochi reflects tremendous Portuguese influence.



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