Maritime Museum, Fort Kochi
The Maritime Museum in Kochi, State of Kerala, India is built to create awareness among people about India’s glorious maritime history. The museum was established in the year 2001 and consists of two bunkers, which are converted to galleries. One of the galleries showcases the maritime heritage of India through ages and the other throws light upon the shipbuilding activities in India which can be traced back to the time of Indus valley civilization.
The Maritime Museum is located at the Fort Kochi Beach, about 20 km from the city. The visiting time here is from 9.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.