Jaisalmer War Museum

  • Address: Jaisalmer Jodhpur Highway, Thaiyat, Rajasthan 345001, India
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Family And Kids

Jaisalmer War Museum - Review

The Jaisalmer War Museum covers the history and journey of the Indian Army and its contribution in the 1965 Indo-Pak War and the 1971 Longewala battle.

The museum pays homage to those who lost their lives defending the country and has a memorial made from the murals of these soldiers. The memorial also has an audio-visual theatre where a movie on the battle of Longewala is showcased.

Highlights include: Army weapons including the 106 mm Recoilless Gun (main anti tank weapon) used in the Indo-Pak war.

Jaisalmer War Museum Information

  • Ask the locals for museum timings. However, The general hours from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm seem like a good guess to visit (excluding lunch hours).

Jaisalmer War Museum Ticket Prices

  • Admission is Free.

Jaisalmer War Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • The museum is open daily. 

How To reach Jaisalmer War Museum by Public Transport

  • By renting a Bike/Car
  • By taking a Tuk Tuk

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  • Jaisalmer War Museum Address: Jaisalmer Jodhpur Highway, Thaiyat, Rajasthan 345001, India
  • Jaisalmer War Museum Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Jaisalmer War Museum: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 92.26% of people who visit Jaisalmer include Jaisalmer War Museum in their plan

  • 86.23% of people start their Jaisalmer War Museum visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Jaisalmer War Museum

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90.39% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Jaisalmer War Museum

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    On 26-Oct-2016

    I would like to know the timings of this place, please.

  • Maintained by Indian army Entry is rs 30 ..and they also show short movie - battle between india & Pakistan - very knowledgeable for rs 25.. ..The War Museum gives you first hand experience of what our soldiers at the Border do ( Uniforms, weapons, communication etc.) Quiet a few battle tanks / Armoured vehicles (ours & Pakistan's - captured during war). It also have a cafe named as warrior cafe ..Which serves veg n non veg..Photography is permitted everywhere in the premises except in the theater. A must visit place.!

  • The place will make you have goosebumps all over. It's usually hot to roam in open. Sections are still being built. ample of parking space always feel good, however few trees would have been nice since your car will be an oven by the time you return from the museum. Movie is good source of knowledge for 65 war. Takes max an hour to check all corners of the place and have photograph clicked.

  • Good place for army lovers. The history of army is well presented. Take the guide. She will take you through with each major events nicely.

  • A proud moment in our life that we visited the Jaisalmer War Museum. It should be made a compulsory picnic points by each and every tour operator. History of Hindustani Military and the development taken place from 1st world war till date is an mesmerizing experience. The film show for 15 minutes will have enchanting experience with Jaisalmer War Museum. You will come to know how our Military is vigilant in a tempature below 60°. A must visit place for everyone.

  • Wonderful place with excellent exhibits . Must go. It depicts glory of our brave soldiers very well. You feel proud to be an Indian and to be here. Souvenir shop is also very good and very reasonably priced. But they only except card payments which is a minus point. There is a movie shown which one must see. The staff managing the movie theater could be more courteous and polite. There is a canteen also which serves good food at a reasonable price. Guides are well educated.

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