Jaisalmer War Museum, Jaisalmer

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Jaisalmer War Museum, Jaisalmer - Address

Address: Jaisalmer Jodhpur Highway, Thaiyat, Rajasthan 345001

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Time Required: 01:30 Hrs

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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 Tour Reviews

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    On 26-Oct-2016

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

  • user-avatar

    On 26-Oct-2016

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

  • A place to see the Armed Forces' deed of gallantry & valour. Well managed spot offering all basic amenities. Souvenir shop sells good quality accessories with the War Museum's logo. Friendly personnels around. A nice place to visit.

  • Salute to the brave soldiers for whom we can sleep peacefully. The museum has a great display of army weapons ,their dress ,their stories which make every Indian proud. They offer a short film of about 20 mins telling the contribution of the Indian army against Pakistan in 1965 and 1971. A must visit place.

  • Five star is very less for this. Actually this place is beyond stars.... We can not rate this place with just five stars where people already carry precious stars and responsibility of our nation security on their shoulders... Indian Soldiers are our real stars. This place provide huge information of India- Pakistan Wars and Stars of this wars.Everyone must visit to know about these stars.

  • Best place to get Historical information about Indian Army. Their participation, Might and achievements in various wars including World War I & II. Special focus on Longewala and war of 1971, movie show on War, actual war tanks, radar, fighter plane, other vehicles of India and Pakistan captured by Indian Army during war. Very nice restaurant. Good Lighting after 6.00 pm. Must visit.

  • The important place to visit, Good maintain, nicely exhibited war equipments, we feel very proud by seeing and understanding the displayed articles. To buy momentos is good which are at reasonable rates and qualitative. Food also available at reasonable rates

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