Sardar Vallabhai Patel Police Museum Located Near to Kollam Railway Station
Sardar vallabhai patel police museum, galleries to show police history
Sardar vallabhai patel museum is a rare kind of museum in kerala located at kollam which exhibits the arms and ammunition used by indian police. the equipment used in 16th century, may be it is used during the period of British. lord curson was took the initiative to create indian police force primarily in india. this museum is known by the name of the great statesman sardar vallabhai patel, he was the freedom fighter in india for the independence, he is well known as the rigid man and the lion of gujarat. sardar vallabhai pattel police museum iwas established in 2000. honorable IPS officer B sandya is the brain behind sardar vallabhai patel police museum at kollam.
It exhibits the ammunition in 16th century which include some weapons, guns, machines, bullets etc. it also give the information chart about the evidences relate with crime. the huge statue of sardar vallabhai patel is the another attraction of the museum. martyer’s gallery is the focus attraction of the museum. there is also a section for display the photographs of natural calamities include tsunami and malanada fire work accident at kollam. the pictures are tragic one, which study the peoples to understand about the value life on earth. such kind of museum is only this one in the country. it reveals the history of kerala police in early history. tragedy recovering is also found at kollam.
The museum is open from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm daily except sunday. it located just close to the kollam junction railway station at kollam, there is only 3 rupee for the entry. kollam junction is the nearest railway station which is a major railway station of kerala and the trivandrum international airport is the nearest possible airport from the destination.
Address: Karbala, Kollam, Kerala 691001