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Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai

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4.1/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web
At Gandhi Memorial Museum, explore one of the five museums in India dedicated to Gandhi, located in the impressive Tamukkam Palace. The memorial museum was established in 1959, after an appeal by the citizens of India, who wanted to see memorials built in Gandhi’s honor. Wander through the historic palace, and discover the blood-stained clothes worn by Gandhi when he was assassinated in 1948. You’ll also find many letters of interest on display, as well as collections relating to India's fight for freedom, Gandhi's life story, and the nation's political history. With our world travel planner, Madurai attractions like Gandhi Memorial Museum 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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  • If one wants to know more about MK Gandhi, then Gandhi musem is a place to visit, it iscertainly worth a visit 
  • We're so glad we went to see this museum and learn about India's struggle for independence. At school in the UK we are not taught about this dark period and the uncomfortable truths about the British....  read more »
  • It is historical place and you get insight of our freedom struggle and is seeped in history of Independence of our country. Gandhiji memories come alive here. A must watch for the way it is maintained...  read more »
  • My loving childhood days.....thanx to all 20 years full on masti n studying all materials an liabrary and
  • Free (maintained by small donations), well organized museum displaying lots of pictures of Gandhi and friends/family, along with some info texts both in Hindi and English about some history, principles and quotations. Certainly worth visiting while in Delhi (2-4h).
  • Very nice and informative museum. A place where you can find peace.
  • An interesting museum with lots of photos, news clips and quotes.
  • This is a must visit place because it has so much to tell about the great Gandhi ji. It has calmness written all over the place. It is highly recommended to see the documentary.
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