Gandhi Memorial, Kanyakumari

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Explore the colorful life of the preeminent leader of India's independence movement at Gandhi Memorial. The origin of the museum dates back to the period soon after the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi in 1948, which initiated a slow process of collecting and preserving many of his personal effects, manuscripts, books, photographs, and journals. Inspect the archived documents in this picturesque two-storey mansion, which portray the philosophy and timeless work of this celebrated figure. Footwear is not allowed in the museum. Put Gandhi Memorial into our Kanyakumari trip builder website to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Kanyakumari.
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  • Poor upkeep by authorities and public/ tourists as well has resulted in poor condition of this place.  more »
  • This memorial was built much before Vivekanadna memorial and the Thiruvalluvar statue were built at Kanyakumari. This is less visited by tourists; can we say that Gandhiji is remembered less and the v...  more »
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