Thakazhi Museum and Smritimandapam is a museum-cum-memorial hall dedicated to the memory of the late Thakazhi Sivasankaran Pillai (1912-1999), the famous Malayalam writer who won the Jnanpeeth award in 1984. His writings include 35 novels and 600 short stories. It is located 22 km from Alappuzha town.
Visiting Hours: 0930 - 1630 hrs except on Mondays
Museum Ph: +91 479 2274243
Nearest railway station: Alappuzha, via Ambalapuzha - Thiruvalla Hwy, about 20 km away
Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, via National Highway 47, about 104 km away