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Heritage of Lucknow

A must visit while on trip to Residency at Lucknow. Many British portraits and model of Residency... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Lucknow, India

1857 Memorial Museum is a good place to get information about the history. specially war of... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

A must visit while on trip to Residency at Lucknow. Many British portraits and model of Residency is tere. Takes about 15 minutes to finish the trip.

Thank Rohit3863
Reviewed June 22, 2018

1857 Memorial Museum is a good place to get information about the history. specially war of independence.

Thank MukeshG292
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

A great place to visit to learn about the first war of independence , someone who likes history , will surly enjoy visiting this place and read about war .

Thank mkeshav
Reviewed February 21, 2018

As I mentioned in my review of Residency, this is the only active building inside Residency complex where you will get to see a complete Model of Residency (as it used to be), some paintings and pictures that will make you feel pride about those...More

Thank Dalbir_S_Virdi
Reviewed February 12, 2018

There's a more than a little poetic licence in the narrative of some of the exhibits; "war of independence" is stretching things somewhat, given that only one region of India was involved in the uprising, for example. However, the tragic history is well documented in...More

Thank robertgaunt
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This museum is the part of British Residency. This part or museum is in a very small area, inside the museum you will see the map of British residency and full history, Photography is allowed but you have to deposit your baggage.

Thank sid_ups
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

The boys wanted to visit the war museum, so we took them to the 1857, memorial museum, located in the residency premises. It is an ASI protected monument, and though now in ruins, it reflects the ambience of a bygone era. There are several galleries...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2017

A small museum that recreates the mutiny hours at the residency with visual descriptions, weaponry and artifacts of the time. The human characters and geographic details of the place are depicted realistically.

Thank AsisBandyopadhyay
Reviewed March 31, 2017

The photos and maps inside, the stories of individual bravery and suffering make for a poignant visit, fascinating in a grim, weary way.

1  Thank 810wanderwoman
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Located inside the residency complex it is a good quick see through as it has some maps and pictures of the area giving you some idea about the grandeur of the place as well as about the siege in 1857

Thank neeleshkulkarni
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