Museum on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Yaad-E-Jallian Museum, Museum on 1857 and Drishyakala Museum (Download PDF)

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The Prime Minister, will inaugurated the Subhash Chandra Bose museum at Red Fort, New Delhi on 23 January 2019. Yaad-e-Jallian Museum is the museum on Jallianwala Bagh and World War I. Museum on 1857is on India’s first war of Independence and Drishyakala- Museum is on Indian Art at Red Fort, New Delhi.

Image of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Image of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Image of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Details of the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Museum

  • The Museum on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Indian National Army provides a detailed account of Subhash Chandra Bose and the history of Indian National Army.

  • It also showcases various artefacts related to Subhash Chandra Bose and INA.

  • The artefacts include wooden chair and sword used by Netaji, medals, badges, uniforms and other artefacts related to INA.

  • The tradition of inaugurating landmark structures for which foundation stone is laid by the PM holds good here as well. PM laid the Foundation stone of the museum on October 21,2018.

  • It marked the celebrations of the 75th anniversary of Azad Hind Government, formed by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Holding aloft the values of freedom, Prime Minister hoisted the National Flag at Red Fort, to commemorate the occasion.

  • Earlier the values and ideals of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and INA were brought to the fore in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, on 30 December 2018 through a commemorative postal stamp, coin, and First Day Cover, to mark the 75th anniversary of the hoisting of Tricolour on Indian soil by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. As a mark of respect to Netaji, Ross Island was renamed as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep.

The Yaad-E-Jallian Museum

The Yaad-e-Jallian Museum provides an authentic account of Jallianwala Bagh massacre that happened on April 13,1919. The museum will also showcase the heroism, valour and sacrifices made by Indian soldiers during World War-1.

The Museum on 1857

The Museum on 1857- India’s first war of Independence portrays the historical narrative of 1857 war of independence, showcasing the valour and sacrifices made by Indians during the period.

Drishyakala- Exhibition on Indian Art

  • The Drishyakala- Exhibition on Indian Art showcases Indian art works from 16th century till India’s independence.

  • Ahead of the Republic Day, PM visit to these museums is a tribute to the memory of brave freedom fighters who laid down their lives for the nation.

About Subhash Chandra Bose

  • Subhas Chandra Bose was an Indian nationalist whose defiant patriotism made him a hero in India, but whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule with the help of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan left a troubled legacy.

  • Born: 23 January 1897, Cuttack

  • Died: 18 August 1945, Taipei, Taiwan

  • Spouse: Emilie Schenkl (m. 1937–1945)

  • Education: Scottish Church College (1918), Presidency University, MORE

  • Parents: Janakinath Bose, Prabhabati Bose

- Published/Last Modified on: March 21, 2019

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