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Gandhi Memorial, Kanyakumari

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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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  • Its different and u gotta visit it to understand. Its not an astonishing place though. Unfortunately I cant explain much. 
  • This place really need a makeover or in short maintenance and advertisement required, Its near Triveni Sangam . And entrance toward beach, 
  • A place where they kept the ashes of Mahatma Gandhi before they were immersed .not well kept place.a few pics here and there and no descripitions or guides.in and around was not well maintained.