Vasthuvidya Gurukulam constituted by the State Cultural Department is a unique institution dedicated to the promotion and preservation of ancient Indian architecture and mural paintings. The institute is placed at Aranmula, 16 km away from Pathanamthitta town. It also offers one year Post Graduate Diploma courses in vasthuvidya and four month training course in the application of the principles and practices of vasthuvidya. An efficient consultancy center is also functioning along with the Gurukulam.
is the nearest railway station situated at a distance of 10 km from the Vasthuvidya Gurukulam. Trivandrum International Airport
is the closest airport. Aranmula Parthasarathy Temple is nearby.