Cavalry Tank Museum, Ahmadnagar

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Cavalry Tank Museum was established by the Armored Corps Centre and School, Ahmednagar in February 1994. It is the only museum of its kind in Asia and houses about 50 exhibits of vintage armored fighting vehicles.The oldest exhibit is the silver Ghost Rolls-Royce Armoured Car. The older exhibits date to First World War vintage and served on the battlefields of Cambrian Somme and Flanders. A large number of vehicles are from Second World War period.Among the exhibits are a British Valentine,2 Churchill Mk VII, Matilda, Japanese Type 95 Ha-Go and Type 97 Chi-Ha, Sherman Crab flail tank, Centurion Mark II, German Schwerer PanzerspƤhwagen and the pride of India: Vijayanta.Also on display are Tank Destroyer Archer based on a Valentine, Sexton SPG, M3 Stuart, M22 Locust, Grant(M3 Lee) and various armored cars from different era.
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  • This is museum with history of tanks, old tanks used in world wars. It is reachable by share rickshaws from ST bus stand (Old bus stand or Pune stand). Walking is approx 1 km from main road. Road as w...  more »
  • An interesting collection of tanks from an era gone by and heartwarming stories behind them. A must see on a visit to Nagar & one can look up Fariabaug on the way.  more »
  • Happened to be around the town on 26th Jan 2017. This museum is unique since its one of a kind outdoor Tank museum. The place is open to public only 2 times a year is what we were told ;i.e 26th jan a...  more »
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  • No canteens for food. Only water and chips available. Charges for camera Excellent collection of tanks. Will take 2 hr to complete the visit Make sure visitor have small snack before....petty hot
  • Fantastic!! Motivational!!! Rs. 10/- per head entry fees Extra fees for photography Fabulous collection of tanks Historic information related to tanks Takes about 1 hour
  • The only task museum in Asia, it offers a brief history of armoured vehicles from across the world. Though it needs a little more maintenance, the collection is really good. Take time to read all the descriptions and you'll get a fair idea about the history of tanks from across the globe.
  • If you are in ahmednagar..should definitely go and visit this place .. Beautifully structured .. And the weather adds to the beauty if this place. Also there's a mahal near it approx 100metres.
  • The only tank museum where u fill find all types of armoured vehicles from daimler crysler armoured car to main battle tanks.. u will find patton mbt as well as patton killer vijayanta at the same place....

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