Thrissur Zoo

Thrissur Zoo is one of the major tourist attractions in Thrissur located close to the Art and Archeology Museums, 2 km from Thrissur town. Thrissur Zoo spread over 13.5 acres of land area. The variety of wildlife in the Thrissur zoo includes tiger, lion, deer, sloth bears, monkeys, hippopotamus, camel and other diverse varieties. Zoological garden in Thrissur is home to a wide variety of animals, reptiles and birds. The species also include some of the rare and endangered varieties.

A natural history museum and an art museum are also enclosed within the same premises showcasing the socio-cultural heritage of thee region. It has beautiful and rare exhibit including sculpture, religious idols, kathakali figures, traditional jewellery of Kerala and votive objects with a really delightful collection of traditional lamps. Excavations from Wayanad and Thrissur are valuable displays of the museums.