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Shembaganur Museum of Natural History

5 Km From Kodaikanal Lake | 6 Km From Bus Stand, Kodaikanal, India
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5 Km From Kodaikanal Lake | 6 Km From Bus Stand, Kodaikanal, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Museum houses an Orchidarium which has a collection of around 300 species of exotic and Indigenous orchids.The museum also preserves fossils along with wide varieties of flora and fauna.

Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Someone who has interest in biology would like the place. It has so many old fossilized animals. Around 6 kms from main city, if you are coming through your vehicle while coming to the city through kodai road side or dindigul side, one can visit...More

Thank NitishVars
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Also known as the 'Sacred Heart Science Museum' this is a must see, an eclectic collection of taxidermy animals, curiosities, skeletons, birds, and artifacts in one small building. A bit confronting at times, but well worth it. In particular the display of human embryos at...More

Thank MushnKit
Reviewed 5 June 2017

You can buy all the local stuffs from here. Good organized by category and easy to identify and purchase the required ones.

Thank grajesh
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The museum has a good collection of samples of fossilized butterflies, birds, reptiles, currencies of a lot of countries, rocks and even the different stages of the growth of human baby inside the womb in different glass jars. Although it is little far from main...More

Thank sunandaladia
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Its a wonderful Museum and kids will love to see the Birds, animals , raptiles and other species kept at the museum. They also have fossils, shells , coins, etc. small but very informative.

Thank mehulshah77
Reviewed 24 April 2017

dont miss this site if you go with kids if you from life science you may not like to move fast from here excellent collection of species of founa

Thank AnandKonkala
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I feel not worthy visiting this place. Nothing much to see or enjoy. Just for the sake of going you can have a look.

Thank SantoshkPadhi
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The place displays a range of flora and fauna. They also have biological specimen display. The entry fee is low and it is a good knowledge hub for children and family

Thank veani j
Reviewed 27 March 2017

A good museum. Stuffed animals, birds, reptiles, bone parts of large fish species, A nice place to visit if kids and childrens are with you.

Thank Shailesh J
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