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Secretariat

Trivandrum(Thiruvananthapuram)

14.0/5(11 Ratings)

Secretariat Overview

Ranked 18 of 39 sightseeing in Trivandrum(Thiruvananthapuram)

The Secretariat, situated towards the end of Mahatma Gandhi Road (M.G. Road), is a popular place for shopping in the city of Thiruvananthapuram. The Secretariat building, built in Roman architectural style, can be enjoyed while taking a walk on M.G. Road.  

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What travellers are saying about Secretariat

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: Below 1hr
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Day
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchaseFood available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilitiesBathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowedCamera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowedWearing of shoes/footwear allowed
  • Lockers/StorageLockers/Storage

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Reviews and Ratings

Rahul Rj

Rahul Rj3.6/5

2 reviews

Entry by passes only!

The Secretariat is the Capitol Building of the State. All the Minster's offices are in this building. It is also home to all departments of the Government of Kerala. Public Entrance is from 3 pm only. You have to take a pass from the Information Center before gaining entry. At all other times, only personnel with valid ID is allowed entry to the premises.

Vergheses

Vergheses3.2/5

3 reviews

Seat of Government.

This is the seat of government in Kerala's capital city. Built during the reign of the erstwhile Travancore kings, the colonial architecture and grounds are worth a visit. Due to security concerns, you'll need special permission to enter the premises.

Kiran kumar

Kiran kumar5.0/5

4 reviews

Excellent and fun place

It is one of the nice places in Thiruvananthapuram city. It is located in very cool climate and the surrounding is very excellent as well.

Pooran chand  Swami

Pooran chand Swami3.9/5

2 reviews

Great scene and locale

Kerala is good state for breach and natural scenery.

Linu Conil

Linu Conil5.0/5

7 reviews

Home to all departments of the Government of Kerala

The Secretariat is the Capitol Building of the State. All the Minster's offices are in this building. It is also home to all departments of the Government of Kerala. Public Entrance is from 3 pm only. You have to take a pass from the Information Center before gaining entry. At all other times, only personnel with valid ID is allowed entry to the premises.