Gandhi Memorial

Currently Open [Closes at 07:00 pm]
  • Address: Next to Kumari Amman Temple, Kanyakumari, India
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 50 INR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Memorial, Family And Kids

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Mahatma Gandhi is considered to be the Father of the great Nation of India. The Gandhi Memorial is the site where is mortal remains, i.e. his ashes were kept before they were immersed into the holy water of the Sangam.

For this reason, this site has gained historic significance. The Gandhi memorial also displays many images from Gandhiji’s life and some objects that belonged to him. There are staircases that lead up to the roof which provide a wonderful view of the sea. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Kanyakumari itinerary 1 day.

Gandhi Memorial Information

  • The memorial itself is not a tourist favorite but the view from the top is not to be missed. 

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TripHobo Highlights for Gandhi Memorial

  • Gandhi Memorial Address: Next to Kumari Amman Temple, Kanyakumari, India
  • Gandhi Memorial Timing: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Gandhi Memorial Price: 50 INR
  • Best time to visit Gandhi Memorial(preferred time): 07:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Gandhi Memorial: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Gandhi Memorial

  • 95% of people who visit Kanyakumari include Gandhi Memorial in their plan

  • 26.39% of people start their Gandhi Memorial visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Gandhi Memorial

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

75.5% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Gandhi Memorial

People normally club together Udayagiri Fort and Kanyakumari Beach while planning their visit to Gandhi Memorial.

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  • It was a good experience. You can know about our Indian Independence right from the entry of foreigners. Several incidents will give you a patriotic feel. The outer view of the museum is awesome­čĄÖ There is also a small museum on the side. You can go there and look through the some models of Tamil culture and others like weapons, musical instruments, etc. You can spend some quality time here.

  • sharply we need 4 hours to read all ... before going inside ,pls visit museum in left side.. to know about Madurai history.(interesting).. with entry 5rs library collections of good books staffs are kind,good. parking at cheap cost 5rs entry free good place for kids n aunties...

  • It is having belongings of Gandhiji, and old remains of freedom fighting during Independence. Rare pictures during days of India's independence struggle are also available. Very good collections....do visit.

  • If you want to learn few more things about the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi visit here. All of his life history are well displayed and the items used by him also placed and showcased for public to view. It also contains Mahatma Gandhi's self written letters, his drawings, Pictures even from his childhood days. From this museum you can found so many artifacts and some extra details about Mahatma Gandhi. In the entrance you can found his statue. In this museum every incidents are arranged year-wisely and in a well arranged manner from place to place where he has been visited.

  • Very neatly and cleanly maintained. Cooperative staff. Very well description of Indian history since 16th century in a pictorial form. Surprised to see the clothes wore by Gandhiji when he was shot. A small museum is an interesting place to spend some time. Good place for school going children.

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