The Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya (Gandhi Memorial Institution)

is a museum and public service institution dedicated to preserve the work and memory and commemorate the life of Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi. It is located at Gandhi's Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, India on the banks of River Sabarmati. It houses tens of thousands of letters to and by Gandhi, as well as photographs and books.

It was designed by the renowned architect Charles Correa beginning in 1958. The museum, Correa's first important commission, consisted originally of 51 modular units, each 6 x 6 metres, surrounding a water court. The complex was inaugurated by Jawaharlal Nehruin 1963.

Comment on the above Museum

Express or Ask what is Best or what is Bad about the Museum

You can print or mail this page to your friend or foe by clicking on gear figure above

Add comment

Speakloud about this. The comment should be an information than a complaint. Your comment is going to be used by many people to decide which is Best or Bad. Be a guiding light for the Society.

Security code

We have 651 guests and no members online