Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai

Currently Closed
  • Address: Tallakulam, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625020, India
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:45 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-4522531060
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Family And Kids
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About Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai

A palace built in the 17th century was converted to a Museum and inaugurated by Jawaharlal Nehru in 1959 to hold all the precious belongings of M.K. Gandhi who was brutally assassinated with a gunshot after the Indian independence.

The museum pays tribute to his endeavors and has a section of exhibits which show the freedom struggle of India.

Highlights include:

  • Over 100 articles belonging to Mahatma Gandhi including the blood stained cloth in which he was assassinated.
  • Articles of importance and historic relevance including a letter M.K.Gandhi wrote to Hitler.

Gandhi Memorial Museum Ticket Prices

  • Camera and Video Fee: Rs.50/-

How To reach Gandhi Memorial Museum by Public Transport

  • Bus: At Collector Office Bus Stop and Tamukkam Ground Bus Stop
  • Hire an Auto-rickshaw.
  • Hire a Taxi.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Gandhi Memorial Museum

  • 93.58% of people who visit Madurai include Gandhi Memorial Museum in their plan

  • 61.14% of people start their Gandhi Memorial Museum visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Gandhi Memorial Museum

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Gandhi Memorial Museum

People normally club together Thirumalain Nayakar Mahal and Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple while planning their visit to Gandhi Memorial Museum.

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