Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai

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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. A visit to Gandhi Memorial Museum represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Madurai day trip tool to plot your vacation.
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  • Enter fee is nil. Ame space for parking. Easy to access. Wonderful exhibits on the freedom struggle as well as the life of Gandhiji. The museum has the blood stained clothes that the Mahathma was... 
    Enter fee is nil. Ame space for parking. Easy to access. Wonderful exhibits on the freedom struggle as well as the life of Gandhiji. The museum has the blood stained clothes that the Mahathma was...  more »
  • This museum in Madurai is one of the 5 Gandhi Sangrahalya in India. It is a great place to learn history and fight for freedom. You can see lot of objects and writings from Gandhiji. You can buy... 
    This museum in Madurai is one of the 5 Gandhi Sangrahalya in India. It is a great place to learn history and fight for freedom. You can see lot of objects and writings from Gandhiji. You can buy...  more »
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  • Wow, what a lovely campus. Very well maintained building. That stone block built hall is so great! Very ideal for small exhibitions.
  • Like it says, it's peaceful. These walls bear witness to the contributions of our national leader. Combating all old age with a peace-keeping spirit.

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