November 18, 2012

Kamaraj Memorial House - Chennai

Site Name: Kamaraj Memorial House
Site Type: Memorial
Location:  T. Nagar, Chennai city, Tamil Nadu state, India
Highlights: One of the popular memorials of Indian leaders in Chennai
Nearest Railway Station: Chennai
Nearest Airport: Chennai
How to reach: Well connected by road, rail and air
Hotel: A lot of options across the city
Restaurants: All sorts of restaurants are present in the city

Chennai city, which is considered as the gateway to South India, has a lot of tourist sites including memorial houses for the political leaders. The memorial house of Kamaraj is one such important memorial located in the city.

Popularly known as Kamaraj Illam, the memorial is located in T Nagar area, the heart of Chennai. It is dedicated to the late Indian leader K.Kamaraj. He was a patriot and freedom  fighter. He served as the party leader of Congress party and was considered as the king maker. He also served as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu state. His rule is still remembered for good governance.

The memorial is a small two storey building. Some important photographs depicting the important events of the leader are displayed. Some articles used by the late leader are also displayed in this museum.

The statue of Kamaraj stands in front of this important landmark of the city.

Visit the memorial and pay homage to the great leader.

Happy travelling.

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