We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

National Gandhi Museum

Rajghat, New Delhi 110002, India (Minto Road)
91 011 23311793
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #9 of 260 Attractions in New Delhi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Book Now

Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Specialty Museums, Religious Sites
20 visitor photos
Write a Review

160 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    96
    50
    11
    2
    1
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

This is good to see place. One can very easily spend 3 hrs here. If you have young children, they will ask you to leave the place as soon as possible. There is nothing for them. Overall a must visit place.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leicester, England
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

One of the highlights of our trip to India. A really informative museum detailing the history of the struggle for Independence.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I enjoyed learning about the history of INDIA. Interesting things to see. Very beautiful scenery outside the Museum. Loved seeing Indira Ghandi's Rooms that she had which was on display ....

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kaysville, Utah
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

All I knew about Gandhi was what I saw in the movie, and the fact that LOTS of things in India have the name Gandhi attached. The museum was a nicely presented collection about his life and work. Many photos are artifacts, quotations, a reading room, all set in a beautiful old building. This is a museum for learning. It... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Western Australia
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This was a fascinating insight into a man of great wisdom,courage & peace. In the contemporary world he would win the Nobel peace prize. If the history & story is of interest to you,allow at least 2 hours

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
923 reviews 923 reviews
317 attraction reviews
3,721 helpful votes 3,721 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

A museum containing a wealth of information about Gandhi and his story. Some interesting photos and statues. The Gandhi Smriti is probably a better bet, similar information but in a more poignant setting.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I knew very little about Gandhi before visiting and the place is loaded with interesting items, speeches and exhibitions. The outside is also a beautiful place to see with the sculptures and recreated house. The only negative thing is that it gives a completely one sided account of his life. Also it's free!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangalore, India
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

It is the museum of Gandhi ji, the great non violent freedom fighter of India ,who got freedom for India by non -violence means. There are lot of articles in the museum like his bed, his bamboo stick,charkha etc. His method was ultimate and beyond the vision of british rulers. However, the other things kept in the museum are of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The amount of things about ghandi here cant be found anywhere else in the world, including the clothes he wore when he was assassinated. The air conditioning isnt the best, but overall its comfortable. There was hardly anyone there so it was quiet and peaceful. No photography is allowed and the wash room facilities arent the best either, the only... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gurgaon, India
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
115 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Outdoor statues are good. Gandhi smriti has a better museum. If you want to only visit one then visit Gandhi Smriti. It is good for a short 15-20 mins visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed National Gandhi Museum also viewed

New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
 
New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
 

Been to National Gandhi Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage National Gandhi Museum, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing