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Gandhi Museum - Madurai

Madurai, India
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Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

One of the best Mahatma Gandhi's musiam out of 5 in India. Very elaborate history about Mahatma Gandhi, large library.

Thank Sanjaybayi
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Loved the exhibits, as they gave a chronological overview of Gandhi's life complete with pictures and details. There was also the historical backdrop of the occupation by the British, so you see everything in context. The purpose of a museum like this is to educate,...More

Thank kingatchgook
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We went to this Museum thinking that we will not spend too much time here but the layout of it,the history on show,the walk thru set up just fantastic..it kept on drawing your attention..this is no ordinary boring Museum. This is a MUST SEE

Thank Mikewizowski
Reviewed March 17, 2017

VERY INTERESTING PLACE TO SEE.lots of british history with pictures of india struggle prior independence.sad part the property was not well maintained(CARPETS OLD,NOT CLEANED PROPERLY).sad part is they close for lunch and we had to rush as they started switching off the lights.

Thank harishkumar t
Reviewed March 16, 2017

An historic building with various displays of the history of the area and the British involvement in India. Pictorial and written explanations about ghandi,his life and work.

Thank wuw
Reviewed March 13, 2017

situated in the heart of madurai'.very close to main bazar and bus stand.boarding and lodging around the temple.main holy place of the hindus

Thank trajakumar1959
Reviewed March 11, 2017

There is much to read & see in the museum, which gives an account of India's struggle for independence. The texts of the effects of British rule are shaming. The exhibition includes the bloody dhoti that Gandhi was wearing when he was assassinated.

Thank Biddy50
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Through Gandhi's life story the new history of India and its struggle for independence , is told. Very interesting. Do not miss.

Thank Itzhak Z
Reviewed March 7, 2017

In this place, we can feel the 1900's about the time of freedom movement and the who all contributed to the freedom of India., Everyone must see this place at least once.

Thank Absara I
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

A most informative visit, but such a lot to read! The chronological display was comprehensive, a mix of pictures and historical accounts, setting the picture of Ghandi's life in the context of events in India.

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1000hrs to 1300hrs and 1400hrs to 1730hrs (Open all days)
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