Kerala Folklore Academy, an independent center for cultural affairs, was established on 28 june 1995. The main objective of the Academy is to promote and project the traditional art forms of Kerala. Kerala Folklore Academy, an autonomours center for cultural affairs, is located in Kannur. Kannur District, Kerala.The institution was constituted by the Goverment of Kerala and works under the Cultural Affairs Department, Goverment of Kerala.
The institution provides financial assistance of folk artists.Economic aid programs and academic councils are conducted to promotr the traditional Kerala art forms. The institution aims to promote and preserve the traditional art forms of Kerala. Kerala Folklore Academy was constituted by the Goverment of Kerala on 28 June 1995 under the Cultural Affairs Department,Goverment of Kerala, Trivandrum. The Institution was formed under the Travancore Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration act of 1955. It began functioning on 20 January 1996.
From Kanuur 16 min (6.4 km) via NH 66
Kizhakke Kovilakam, Chirakkal, Kannur, Kerala 670011