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Gandhi Memorial, Kanyakumari
(2.1/5 based on 240+ 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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  • This is the historic place; where asthi of Gandhiji was brought at Triveni Sangam.Divine feeling. Grt. 
  • The monument is dedicated to the only leader in India who is referred to as Mahatma, It does justice to him by referring to most important moments of his life and indiactes his views on various subjec...  more »
  • This review is not only pertaining to Gandhi Memorial but overall all spots in and around it. Vivekanand rock memorial, triveni sangam, Thiruvalluvar statue are all close by. We visited kanyakumari in...  more »