Garhwali Musuem, LansdowneCurrently Closed
- Address: Kotdwar Pauri Rd, Lansdowne, Uttarakhand 246155, India
- Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-7060209916
- Ticket Price: 50 INR
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Family And Kids
About Garhwali Musuem, Lansdowne
Named after the first Victoria Cross holder from Garhwal Rifles, Darwan Singh Negi, the Garhwali Museum or Darwan Singh Museum is known for the exclusive collection of Garhwal Rifles. The museum exhibits some of the rare rifles and is located near the Parade Ground. The museum which was started in 1983, also displays some old photographs of army generals, their uniforms, arms and also some useful information about the Garhwal rifles. The museum has a well maintained beautiful garden right in front of it which can also be visited.
Garhwali Musuem Information
- Children below 10 years are not allowed.
- Photography inside the museum is not allowed.
How To reach Garhwali Musuem by Public Transport
- Hired taxis or cars.
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Things to Know Before Visiting Garhwali Musuem
74.85% of people who visit Lansdowne include Garhwali Musuem in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
61.07% of people start their Garhwali Musuem visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Garhwali Musuem
94.49% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Garhwali Musuem
Garhwali Musuem, Lansdowne Reviews
The museum provides the basic knowledge of the Garhwal regiment starting from its inception and it's various encounters. The museum was well coordinated. Nice historical photograph and maps can be seen here. One can also have a look of the weapons from the earlier era used by the brave army men of the regiment. The guns kept there are also worth a look.
Very nice museum with valuable antiques, photographs and historical literature, which enlighten us about the glorious & courageous achievements of the Garhwal Regiment (Indian Army). It also has ample information for the visitors about the history of Garhwal and the Garhwali people, their culture, and also the mythological facts about the region. The museum is very well maintained and the ambience is also very cool and calm. The charges are also very nominal! There's also an Army helipad just outside the museum! Full marks to the museum and the Garhwal regiment which maintains it!
Nice place... the land of veer gharwalis. Salute Indian army
Very good historic collection. Lighting could be better. Less number of displays would have made place look much more graceful. Nice courteous staff.
Almost everything it had about garhwal culture and tells the history how brave Garhwal's people were.
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