Housed in the old Palace of Rani Mangammal, the Gandhi Museum depicts the highlights of’ the freedom struggle and contains a picture gallery of the Gandhian movement. Also can be seen are a gallery of relics, khadi and village industries section and South Indian Handicrafts section Madurai. Visiting Hours: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. & 2 p.m. to 5.45 p.m. (Open all days) Ph: 0452-2531060
The Govt. Museum, situated within the premises of the Gandhi Museum Complex, was established during the 5th World Tamil Conference (1981). Visiting Hours 10 am to 1 p.m. & 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Every Friday and 2nd Saturday of each month are Holidays.
Sri Aravindar Annai Trust Meditation Center
It is 10 km south of Madurai Junction at Thirunagar 6th stop. It is dedicated to realise the ideal of Sri Aravindar and Sri Annai. It is one of the oldest places of meditation. Visiting and Meditation Hours at 4:30 p.m. to 08:30 p.m. daily. Ph 0452-2484341
Ramakrishna Math, Madurai is a branch of the world renowned Ramakrishna math and Ramakrishna Mission with its Head Quarters at Belur and Howrah. Ph 0452-2680224, 2681181.