Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, Rameswaram
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Step into the house-turned-museum of Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, where you can trace the leader's life from his humble beginnings as a research scientist through to his highly regarded political career. Explore the modest residence, set up by Kalam's older brother and filled with displays, photographs, and artifacts, including Kalam's poems. Be sure to peruse the gift shop (run by his niece) for souvenirs before you leave. Arrange to visit Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House and other attractions in Rameswaram using our Rameswaram trip itinerary builder.
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  • Drivers and tourist guides have a link with a Ground floor sea shells shop attached to the Kalam House. They take you there and first see the shop it almost looks like these guys have a percentage of ...  more »
  • Wonderful display of life events of our great President. You can see the Bharat Ratna medal on display, pictures with foreign dignitaries, his thoughts and books. If you arrive in an autorickshaw or l...  more »
  • Drove past the house which speaks volumes about the simplicity and honest of this great personality. Unpretentious, simple and a little off the main road going to the main temple 
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  • Here you will see the great man's achievement.... bharat ratna, padma bhushan, padmavibhushan etc.., doctorate certificates, books and others...
  • Located on the Mosque street House of APJ Kalam which display Kalam Sir's achievements and his story Also on display is Bharat Ratna and the suit which Kalam Sir wore on SU30 fly. And lots and lots of degree by lots of institutions You can also buy exhibits from this place.
  • The museum room was not provided with ac while just above the shop was having ac. They do business. Its shame
  • The shop at 2nd floor is really good. It offers handicrafts at very reasonable price. And they give bill for everything you purchase there. :-)
  • Erstwhile house of Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam. Very simple house, speaks about the greatness of the man