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Gandhi Museum - Madurai

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Address: Madurai, India
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“Place to Visit to know more about MK Gandhi”

If one wants to know more about MK Gandhi, then Gandhi musem is a place to visit, it iscertainly worth a visit

Reviewed 8 October 2016
Sundar M
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

If one wants to know more about MK Gandhi, then Gandhi musem is a place to visit, it iscertainly worth a visit

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

We're so glad we went to see this museum and learn about India's struggle for independence. At school in the UK we are not taught about this dark period and the uncomfortable truths about the British. I really had no idea what went on. We went on to buy a biography from the little shop there. It's in a goregous... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

It is historical place and you get insight of our freedom struggle and is seeped in history of Independence of our country. Gandhiji memories come alive here. A must watch for the way it is maintained .

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit when in Madurai. A chronological history of the Ghandi movement & the founding of modern India. It's not air conditioned - but high ceilings & fans allow a smooth flow of air. Very educational!

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Free museum, very informative about the fight for freedom of India from Britain. Tells the story of Gandhi's life. Very hot inside make sure you take plenty of water with you.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

If you are interested to know the past picture by pictures, this is the place for you where you will get to know how we have got our Country back. It has lot of things which Gandhi Ji used.

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Thank adityayogita
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This museum is actually a palace built by nayak dynasty/Rani mangammal during 17th century....a sad truth is that, this history forgotten in the name of Gandhi memorial...this museum should be relocated and this palace should regain its name....this view, is nothing related to mahathma Gandhi..

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Madurai, India
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Lot of times I visited Gandhi Museum, very pleasant campus. with good atmosphere within the city premises. Transportation to Museum is easily available from anywhere from city.

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I'm always getting dragged around museums by my husband when I should rather be out in the bazaars. It was with a heavy heart I offered to give up a morning here. What an amazing surprise - this place is carefully organised to clearly inform and it was with real interest that I learned much more about a subject that... More 

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

This place always takes us to Medieval India... A good memorial for Mahatma. A calm and peaceful place. Everyone should visit it turns all the historical pages of India...

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