You can learn much about the history of India through museums dotted around Delhi, housing a vast collection of priceless artifacts. For a small fee, you can soak in all this dusty history to your heart’s content. The National Museum is the first stop you should make. They trace back India’s history to the past 5000 years and is wall to wall filled with artifacts. National Gandhi Museum is dedicated to the memory of India’s Father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It houses personal belongings like the blood-stained dhoti, shawl and watch worn by Gandhi when he was assassinated in 1948.
Sansad Marg Road, Pandit Pant Marg Area, Sansad Marg Road Area
011 2303 6447
Lok Sabha Secretariat, Parliament Library Building, Pandit Pant Marg Area
011 2303 5318
NASC Complex, Dev Prakash Shastri Marg, Opp. Dasghara, Pusa Campus
011 2584 6375
ITO, 4, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Beside Central Bank, Nehru House
011 2331 6970
Every person with wanderlust has Delhi on their list and for the right reason. This culturally diverse city is known for it’s ancient heritage, colorful noise and rich background. Plan your visit soon, for this city has a lot to offer.