Gandhi Museum Golden Jubilee

Gandhi Museum Golden Jubilee

Madurai Gandhi Museum celebrates its golden jubilee during April of this year. The central government allotted five crores for the growth and development of this historic and tourist jackpot.

About Gandhi Museum

Spread in 13 acres of land is situated in the center part of the Temple city Madurai near the district collector office.
The place where this museum rests is of such importance that it is surrounded by the points of traffic driven like BSNL Telephone exchange, Tamukkam ground, Madurai medical College, Race course ground, Court, Mattuthavani Bus Terminus, Rajaji park, Madurai District Collector office, Madurai Government Hospital UHHHH!! Such an important place; is not it

Inside the Museum

The infrastructure of Gandhi museum is meant to have the paintings, hangings, picture gallery depicting the
involvement of Father of nation, the freedom fighter and Leader, in getting Independence from the British.


Inside the museum you can find the special exhibition on "Freedom Fights". This is so special as this brings the
memories and events of the freedom movements and fights in front in green. Also contains special paintings and photographs donated by various states across the country.

Hall Of Relics

It is the place where one can see some of the belongings of Gandhi like spectacles, dhoti, khadi and so on. Special Library is yet another visitor attraction which contains copies of Gandhi's letters, micro-fils and short films, cultural books etc.

Activities and Service

To spread and to create awareness and remembrance of the freedom movement, the authorities conduct freedom awareness
programs, freedom movement rally, Yogasanas.Often they show short films and slides of the life of Gandhi.

How to reach Gandhi Museum

From Madurai Junction or from periyar bustand, one can take buses going to Alagar Koil, pudur, Mattuthavani and they
have to get down at Tamukkam or Thanthi office.From here they have to cross the road and get to the straight way on foot or by Taxi which will take about five minutes.

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