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The focus of this open-air memorial to Mahatma Gandhi is a black marble platform marking the place where the peace leader was cremated after his assassination in 1948. It's a peaceful, beautiful site; memorial ceremonies are held on Fridays.
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Mahatma Gandhi Road, New Delhi 110002, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the monument in late November. It was a beautiful garden and we enjoyed reading the stones with sayings from Gandhi. It was nice to see all the school kids visiting. There was a lot of renovating happening which took away from the serenity...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Doreen I
Reviewed 5 days ago

A must see in New Delhi, the memorial to Gandhi with an eternal flame. Lots of information all around the site.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 366brendam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Raj Ghat tribute to Mahatma Gandhi .. There is a statue of Gandhi, stones engraved with quotations from him and a polished black memorial with bowls of marigolds which are permanently preened and tended. A lovely quiet space amid the hustle of New Delhi Also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kapil288
Reviewed 1 week ago

1. Entry is free to all persons irrespective of nationality/religion/caste/gender et al. 2. You have to go through a security check at the entrance. 3. Do not carry any dangerous objects e.g. nail cutters, match sticks, sharp objects, etc as they will be confiscated 4....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chintamanid8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Raj Ghat .. otherwise known as the Gandhi Gardens is a beautiful, tranquil space. There is a statue of Gandhi, stones engraved with quotations from him and a polished black memorial with bowls of marigolds which are permanently preened and tended. A lovely quiet space...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brizy83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The check to access the place is very slow and it's easy to find a long line, also because it's free. If you want to go near the main fountain you have to get your shoes off, but as it was raining, I declined and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank xaver72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The black marble memorial signifying where the cremation of Gandhi took place is set in a lovely park area. Entering into the park requires you to take off your shoes. It is very quiet here and gives you a moment for reflection. Not crowded at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank igolfCA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this site on a Monday as a lot of other tourist attractions were closed. This is the place where Mahatma Ghandi was cremated. To get into the area you need to go through security. The area has beautiful gardens and is really serene....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The noise, hustle and bustle are what make Delhi the great city it is, but this tranquil place is an oasis amidst it all! Free to enter it’s worth taking time to enjoy the beautiful gardens and immaculately kept memorial to Ghandi

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank markfX4963CJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cremation of Ghanaian took place here and they have now made it a monument to the man himself nice place to visit worth a stop when your in Delhi

Date of experience: November 2018
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