Anand Bhavan, Allahabad
Categories: Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Learn about the history of the Nehru family and political decisions and events related to the struggle of Indian independence at Anand Bhavan. This museum is a historic house museum constructed by Motilal Nehru, an Indian political leader in the 1930s to serve as the residence of his family. Visit the planetarium which is situated in the complex and hosts shows on astronomy and science. The museum was donated to Indian government in 1970 by Indira Gandhi, the only woman to hold the title of the Prime Minister in India. Visit between 9:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on every day except Monday and state holidays. A visit to Anand Bhavan represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Allahabad travel itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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A good place..Well kept/maintained... Takes you to the tour of history of independence and Congress.. The way Gandhi stayed.. Their rooms.. accessories...clothes.....amazing amazing..feels like we are... read more »
Dont waste your time & money to see belongings of Nehru he was a reach person ,to see these belongings you have to pay Rs.20/_ for ground floor. Rs.70/_ for both floors .Rs. 50/_ for tarangan , only m... read more »
The place has history and the place has pre independence charm. But its nowhere close to New Delhi's nehru planeterium. One of the few place to visit in allahabad. But the ticket is a bit confusing (R... read more »
Amazing place.The ambience is very peaceful. Great place for history lovers. Came to know many unknown facts about the first prime minister of India Mr.Jawaharlal Nehru. Must watch place in Allahabad after the Triveni sangam.
Quite well organized and informative exhibit offering a unique and penetrating view into the life of one of the greatest men of India, Jawaharla Nehru. Feels amazing to walk in the same house where the history of India was made. The adjoining bookstore is well worth a visit for titles you won't find usually on Nehru.
One should be sensitive to understand the times and people in that context. It is not a palace, but a large house in good taste. This house and it's master were respected across globe before he became prime minister of independent India and this is a chance to understand the reason. From here I came to know that he was a graduate in natural science (not in law) from Cambridge - no wonder he created a strong base for sciences in India. Absolutely clear why we got a secular and rational man as our architect in those crucial years! And what a last testament!
Aanand Bhavan is the home of Pandit Jhawhar Lal Nehru, first PM of independent India. There is a space laboratory built inside which is a must see.
I nice place to look in Allahabad.rich greenary inside the Bhawan and also good collection of work form past. Nehru Planetarium is also inside the Bhawan.
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