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Gandhi Memorial, Kanyakumari

Categories: Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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2.1/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
Explore the colorful life of the preeminent leader of India's independence movement at Gandhi Memorial. The origin of the museum dates back to the period soon after the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi in 1948, which initiated a slow process of collecting and preserving many of his personal effects, manuscripts, books, photographs, and journals. Inspect the archived documents in this picturesque two-storey mansion, which portray the philosophy and timeless work of this celebrated figure. Footwear is not allowed in the museum. With our world travel planner, Kanyakumari attractions like Gandhi Memorial can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The inside of the memorial is rather bare, except for some interesting historical photographs of Gandhi but since this is close to the jetty to the Vivekananda Rock Memorial, it's worth a quick visit. 
  • Gandhi memorial is a three storeyed structure built in the memory of our Father of Nation. The structure has a spot where Gandhi ji's ashes were kept. The rays of sun fall on the spot only on Gandhi J...  read more »
  • Gandhi memorial is a three storeyed structure built in the honour of our Father of Nation - Mahatma Gandhi. This is the place where Gandhiji's ashes were kept for public to pay homage before immersion...  read more »
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