We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gandhi Smriti

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Book In Advance
All photos (1,088)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“his life”(244 reviews)
“great man”(85 reviews)
“final footsteps”(18 reviews)
Mahatma Gandhi's home while in Delhi and the site of his assassination.
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
5 Tees January Marg | Birla House, New Delhi 110011, India
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Gandhi Smriti
from USD 35.00
More Info
from USD 37.00
More Info
from USD 31.00
More Info
Reviews (1,794)
Filter reviews
1,385 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews his life great man final footsteps foot steps final days moving place shot dead non violence moving experience personal belongings pay homage peaceful place on display well worth the visit indian history must visit place museum
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,385 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was able to visit for the anniversary of his death. Realize I was very lucky. Many dignitaries. which is why a good guide is very important. the grounds are beautiful and the entire area is just very calming.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank talkee
Reviewed 1 week ago

An unexpected visit, not included in our recommended schedule, or given much prominence by ‘Lonely Planet’.guide. We found it a highlight of our Delhi visit. We interesting and inspiring. An example of how a lilttel person can inspire through example fundamental change embracing wide ranging...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Spencer007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here with a group and found the story of his life and death quite moving. The information boards are very informative and the garden is very tranquil and well kept. The footsteps marking Gandhi's last steps are very poignant. Overall this place is worth...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank travel_fan022
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Formerly known as the Birla House, this museum is dedicated to the life of Mahatma Gandhi. It was here that Gandhi spent the last 144 days of his life and was assassinated on January 30, 1948. You can view the simple room where Gandhi lived,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Linda Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set in the leafy embassy district of South Delhi, this place has a wonderful gentle feel about it. There is extensive information about his life and legacy. The grounds of the house felt so peaceful and calming on a drizzly grey day. The assassination site...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LeeLoReviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a Gandhi Museum elsewhere in Delhi. That isn't a patch on this place This is where Gandhi spent the last 144 days of his life and where, in the gardens, he was assassinated. This area is marked by a memorial. Inside the house...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As we had not read much about this lovely place, we were unprepared for its gentle beauty and power. The site of many Ghandi visits and his assassination, these buildings and grounds are understated but very interesting. Not at all crowded when we were there,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide took us here and we loved it. Since I have already seen the Raj Ghat, he suggested we go here. We followed the footsteps of Mahatma Gandhi on his last walk to the back garden for prayers. We saw the spot where he...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kar C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mahatma Gandhi is a great personality excited for the memory of this personality our government name the field of Patna on the name of Mahatma Gandhi.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank bitturajk2019
Reviewed 8 February 2019

Of all the sites in Delhi, this was a great visit. It was not on our itinerary but the local guide we had made a great decision to take our group of seven people there. It is one of the must visit places.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RichTiss
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 964 nearby hotels
The Claridges New Delhi
3,044 reviews
.28 km away
Taj Mahal Hotel
2,509 reviews
1.00 km away
Hotel Oasis Delhi
10 reviews
1.38 km away
Vivanta Ambassador, New Delhi
1,162 reviews
1.47 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,472 nearby restaurants
544 reviews
1.01 km away
364 reviews
.23 km away
426 reviews
.29 km away
198 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,988 nearby attractions
Lodhi Garden
3,932 reviews
1.34 km away
Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum
523 reviews
.78 km away
National Museum
695 reviews
1.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Mukesh C
2 October 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
No price for admission-dress respectfully/ modestly like any religious site, parking and driving is horrid in Delhi (I took a Tuk Tuk everywhere,) closed on Good Friday (and possibly other holidays). Visit this amazing... More
Ashish J
22 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from penny m | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not a dress code but dress decently, as we did all round our trip in India.
15 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from jack6872018 | Reviewed this property |
No there is no entry fee