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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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  • This is another memorial place to visit if you travel to Kanyakumari. This is a place where Gandhi spent few days and his experience was surreal. So you would see his quotes and few snaps of prominent...  more »
  • The historic memorial was built in the memory of the Father of the Nation. The memorial is a great piece of architecture. Located near the seashore; a good place for photography lovers. One gets a gre...  more »
  • I have visited this place quite an often. It has a very unique architecture and value. It perhaps was a huge memorial when it was built. Now compared to many other memorials, this one is small. It cle...  more »