Trip Planner: Asia / India / Kerala / Thiruvananthapuram District / Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) / Connemara Market
Connemara market is situated at Palayam junction in Thiruvananthapuram city, in the state of Kerala, India. The recently renovated Market has merged with the Saphalyam Complex adjacent to it. The Palayam Market was established during 1857, when Sri Uthradom Thirunal was the Maharja of Travancore mainly to supply day to day essential commodities to the Army.Using our online itinerary creator, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) attractions like Connemara Market can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
The Arched Gate of the Market was built subsequently and was inaugurated by Sir Robert Bourke, 1st Baron Connemara, Governor of Madras Presidency , when he visited Thiruvananthapuram during 1888. In his honour, the market was then named as "Connemara Market".
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This place is known as Palayam among the locals. Market provides household items at affordable rate. more »
The Connemara Market which was once named Palayam Market or Cantonment Market was renovated and the Saphalyam complex also has become a part of it now. The market was initially established by The... more »
Everything is available here. Fresh vegetables in cheap rate. Fish, crabs, squids etc are also available. Lot of shops inside the market. It even has textiles, fancy stores. Fruits are also available.
Best shopping street in Trivandrum. You can find just about anything and everything in the local shops here. Easily locatable as it is situated in the heart of the city. Parking space is also available.
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