1. Formed on - july 1, 1949
  2. Old name - Thrissivaperoor
  3. Founder - Shakthan Thampuran
  4. Known as Land of festival
  5. Known as Vishadhadripuram and Kailasam.
  6. Poorangalude pooram - Thrissur pooram
  7. Thrissur pooram was celebrated  in - Medam ( April  - May )
  8. Kudamattam is the main event of Thrissur pooram.
  9. Tekkinkadu maidan is the main venue of Thrissur Pooram.
  10. Thrissur is the only one corporation in Kerala which has no coastal area
  11. Meena Bharani festival is a major celebration of Kodungallur Bhadrakali Temple
  12. First church in India was established at Kodungallur - St Thomas church
  13. Cheraman Juma Masjid at Kodungalloor is the first mosque in India
  14. Puthanpalli Church is in Thrissur - Highest christian church in Asia
  15. Musris , Asmakam etc are the old names of Kodungalloor
  16. First Medical University in kerala is established at Thrissur
  17. Peringalkuthu, Athirapally, Vazhachal etc. are major waterfalls in Thrissur
  18. Sholayar, Peringalkuthu dams are on the river Chalakudy.
  19. Appan Thampuran memorial is at Ayyanthol
  20. Unnayi Warrier Smaraka kalanilayam is at Irinjalakuda
  21. Thalikulam panchayat became the second total computerised panchayat in the country after Vellanad Panchayat.
  22. First vyavahara rahitha village in India - varavoor
  23. First village in Kerala got complete law education - Ollukkara
  24. First computer literated assembly constituency in Kerala - Irinjalakuda
  25. Thrissur town was made cooperation in the year 2000
  26. Smallest cooperation - Thrissur
  27. Cooperation with lowest population - Thrissur
  28. Headquarters of KILA - Thrissur
  29. Headquarters of Kerala Sahitya Academy - Thrissur
  30. Headquarters of Kerala Lalitha Kala Academy - Thrissur
  31. Headquarters of Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Academy - Thrissur
  32. Headquarters of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Development cooperation - Thrissur
  33. Most number of block Panchayat - Thrissur
  34. Most number of post office - thrissur
  35. Koodalmanikyam temple - Thrissur
  36. Guruvayoor Temple - Thrissur
  37. Vadakkumnatha temple - Thrissur
  38. Triprayar Sri Rama temple - Thrissur
  39. Kodungallur Bhadrakali temple - Thrissur
  40. Forest Research Institute - Peechi
  41. The only christian dynasty in Kerala- Villarvattom
  42. Famous astronomer and mathematician was born at - Ashmakam
  43. Smallest Municipality in Kerala - Guruvayoor
  44. Winner of UNESCO’s Award of Excellence 2015 - Vadakkumnathan Temple
  45. Dwaraka of South India - Guruvayoor
  46. Major celebration of Guruvayoor Temple - Krishna Janmashtami
  47. The largest elephant feeding Ceremony in India - Aanayoottu. (Vadakkumnatha Temple, karkidakam 1)
  48. Kerala kalamandalam - Vallathol Nagar (Cheruthuruthy)
  49. Founder of kerala kalamandalam - Vallathol and Mukunda Raja
  50. Kerala Kalamandalam established in 1930 Nov 9
  51. Kerala university gained deemed University status for arts and culture in 2006
  52. UGC has granted A category status for Kerala Kalamandalam in - 2010