Gandhi Museum

National Gandhi Museum and Library

National Gandhi Museum is a tribute to the great work done by the man who was called Mahatma and it is located at the Rajghat. The country has seen much of the growth after the demise of the Rashtrapita or the bapu but his words of wisdom and with the Gandhi museum smriti at Birla House. The Gandhi museum has a library and it showcases a Gandhi’s work with general studies and is divided in two sections with a collection of 2,000 periodicals in both English and Hindi which chronicles the life of Gandhi. The gallery has a large number of paintings and personal items of Mahatma Gandhi with the most notable itm being collection of Gandhi’s work including Satyagraha woodcut by Willemia Muller Ogterop.

The national Gandhi museum gallery with and with the Indian political system got a proper establishment with the help of Mahatma Gandhi and his contribution in building of the democracy as the mainstay of Indian constitution has given wings to countries dreams and aspirations. The main attractions at Gandhi museum are into five pavilions which comprise of sculpture along with photographs and paintings of Gandhi along with the history of Satyagraha and the philosophy which is of Ahimsa i.e. non-violence practiced by Gandhi.

National Gandhi Museum and Library is located opposite of the Raj Ghat. It was established in New Delhi in 1961. First it was in Mumbai city. Museum has Mhatma Gandhi's personal life related items, newspapers, books and other items. This museum has original collections of the clothes, photographs, books, documents, relics which was related to Mahatma Gandhi during of the his life.

Nearest other Tourist Attractions: Feroz Shah Kotla fortress, Topra Ashokan pillar, Delhi Gate, Raj Ghat and associated memorials.

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Visit Information:-

Location:: Raj Ghat

Nearest Metro Station: Delhi Gate

Address: Opp Raj Ghat, Jawaharlal Nehru Marg, Delhi 110002.

Open: Tuesday to Sunday; Closed: Monday


Visit Timings: 9.30 am to 5.30 pm

Entry Fee (Ticket Price): FREE

Distance From:-

IGI and palam Airport: 17 KM

New Delhi RLY Station: 4.1 KM

Old Delhi RLY Station: 4 KM

Nizamuddin RLY Station: 8.6 KM

Anand Vihar RLY Station: 10.5 KM