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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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  • It is a best place those who are lovers of freedom fighters.It has nothing more to see but a place built for Memorial to Mahatma Gandhi who had visited Kanyakumari which has Mahatma's ashes were kept ...  more »
  • While visiting Kannyakumari, a Tourist must visit the above places if time permits or otherwise, he may lose something which may have to repent while recollection.  more »
  • The Gandhi Mandapam is 2mins away to the Kumari Amman Temple and its beach. The urn containing the ashes of Mahatma Gandhi was kept here before a portion of which was immersed in the three seas.Its fe...  more »