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Gandhi Museum - Madurai

Madurai, India
+91 452 253 1060
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Reviewed June 10, 2016

Located in a quiet place, it is a very good memorial of Gandhiji, it contains a Biography of Gandhi containing photos, paintings, sculptures, manuscripts, quotations. Are you a traveler , if so visit Madurai to get an experience of what actually travelling means...

Thank VisWesh O
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Nice quiet place not frequented by tourists. History of Indias freedom struggle well exhibited. A must see when in Madurai.

Thank Uttamghosh
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Fairly simple but still very interesting. It gives a good background on the history of the Indian independence movement. There is a lot to read, but it is worthwhile. It makes one appreciate what a great man Gandhi was.

Thank Judy F
Reviewed May 21, 2016

A Very clam place with self explanatory details regarding the English Regime, Gandhi Ji and his course of action which led to the freedom struggle and in the end India got Independence.

Thank Vinayak M
Reviewed May 18, 2016

This is my first visit in Madurai- excellent museum contains an impressively moving and comprehensive account of India’s struggle for independence from 1757 to 1947, and the English-language text spares no detail about British rule. Included in the exhibition is the blood-stained dhoti that Gandhi...More

Thank jeannineeiffel
Reviewed May 15, 2016

This is the musuem where Mahatma Gandhi's dhoti and chappal that he wore on his last day are preserved. This is pretty close to Madurai. A must visit for people who adore Mahatma Gandhi

1  Thank Ram N
Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Fairly basic but interesting. Gives a good background on the history of the Indian independence movement , very anti British but maybe for good reason.

1  Thank patchadamsno1
Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is one of the better Gandhi museums in India. Considerable part of the museum is devoted to a pictorial representation of India´s freedom struggle ccompanied with interesting information. Cloth Gandhi wore when he was assasinated is also exhibited. The museum and surrounding place is...More

Thank binoyrjn
Reviewed May 7, 2016

I have read reviews that mention that this place can be skipped. I have a different opinion. This is a must visit place as it gives a glimpse of Mahatmaji's life. A few of his possessions are on display that talk about the simplicity of...More

Thank AmitPalrecha
Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Not a romantic place to go with your partner of course,but a good place to spend time with friends r a group.Better go at evening's. But must be careful with our belongings bcoz we do not know what will happen at these places.

Thank Amar B
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