This is the initial campus located on the banks of River Nila.In the old Kalamandalam campus; there is a Portrait Gallery where master- artistes of yore come alive in remarkable oil-portrait. Vallathol Samaadhi sheltered by lush green trees is yet another attraction in the old campus. Near the old Kalamandalam campus, there is the Vallathol Museum where the precious moments in the life of Vallathol are preserved in visuals and words. Cheruthuruthi also have the Temple of "Kozhimamparambu" Bhagavathy, the Cheruthutruthi Mosque and St. Thomas Church. Another major attraction in Cheruthuruthi is the palace of the Kochi Maharaja on the banks of the Nila, which have now been converted in to an Ayurvedic heritage resort.


  • Located at Cheruthuruthi, 35km fromThrissur
  • Nearest railway station: Vallathol Nagar ( 1 km away) and Shoranur Junction (3 km away)