National Gandhi Museum, New Delhi
(4.3/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web)
Get to know the life and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi at National Gandhi Museum. The collections began shortly after his assassination in 1948, and after several relocations, the museum was finally settled in its present location in 1961. Be sure to check out the library, a huge showcase of works from Gandhi and other authors adding up to over 35,000 documents and books. You do not need to be an art lover to enjoy the gallery, which features paintings and other items of Gandhi's. Keep an eye out for his walking stick, shawl, and dhoti worn when he was assassinated. You can also inspect Gandhi's ivory toothpick, and even one of the bullets used to kill the famous leader. See National Gandhi Museum and all New Delhi has to offer by arranging your trip with our New Delhi itinerary planner.
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  • History lovers will appreciate the rest of this place we will use at least to rest. The Museum is completely free, although it is nice to have at least a voluntary admission. The area is extensive and we can here need to sit under the trees ...
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  • Learn about Gandhi's life and work in the serenity of this outdoor museum. See where he lived during his last 140 days and where he was gunned down. 
  • This is one of the best places I visited in Delhi. It's very close to Old Delhi, just in front of Raj Ghat park. The entrance is free. Inside of the building you can see several objects owned by Mahat...  more »
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  • This building, grounds, and exhibits inside are truly a must see. The series of panels as you first walk in tells much of Gandhi's history,and that of the independence and freedom fighters of India. Definitely take time to walk along these panels and read. And inside the building ,creative exhibits about Gandhi's life, with a nice effort to make his history and life accessible for people. The small library at the back of the house is really worth a visit and there are books available for purchase. must visit.
  • This place has a nice collection of books and other historical staffs related to Gandhi's. It is situated just beside the Yamuna river. The museum showcase a letter that was written by Rabindra nath Tagore to Mahatma Gandhi in 1913.
  • Very quiet place, feels very good to be here. They have quite a few belongings of Gandhi ji.
  • It is very nice Museum . All Gundhi's memory are reserve here. There are a big collection on it .
  • My loving places.....my childhood days.....thanx to all 20 years full on masti n studying all materials an liabrary and