Looking for a place to explore the rich cultural heritage of Kodaikanal? Look no further than the Shenbaganur Museum! Just a hop, skip, and a jump away from the city center (okay, fine, it’s actually a 5 km drive), this museum is a must-visit for anyone interested in the history and culture of this stunning region.
First off, let’s talk about the wildlife. If you’re a fan of our feathered friends, you’ll be in paradise here – the museum boasts an impressive collection of rare and endangered species of birds, as well as some truly stunning flowers. The taxidermy collection includes over 500 species of wild insects, birds, and animals.
But the museum is about more than just the animal kingdom. History buffs will love checking out the artifacts from the Palayiar tribes, who have called this region home for generations. And if you’re interested in the growth of the human baby (who isn’t, really?), you’ll be fascinated by the display of a baby growing inside a womb. Plus, there’s an impressive collection of coins and archaeological treasures that will take you back in time.
Sure, it may not be the most action-packed destination for those looking for non-stop fun and excitement. But if you’re willing to take a break from the adrenaline rush and spend some time appreciating the natural and cultural wonders of Kodaikanal, the Shenbaganur Museum is the perfect place to do it. Plus, at just Rs 5 for entry, So what are you waiting for? Get out there and explore!