Gandhi Maidan, Patna
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Gandhi Maidan

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Gandhi Maidan, formerly known as Patna Lawns, is popular attraction in the region as it has been a witness to several Indian freedom movements, including the Champaran and the Quit India movement held during 1942. This ancient ground is located near the banks of Ganga River, towards the east of the Golghar Falls.

This ground was considered as hotspot for freedom movement rallies and major activists from the Indian freedom struggle namely Mahatma Gandhi, Rajendra Prasad, Sardar Patel, Maulana Azad, Nehru and Indira Gandhi have made memorable speeches here. Presently, this ground is being utilised for several commercial purposes like private parties, mass prayers and trade fairs

In the north western corner of the ground lies the Gandhi Sangrahalaya, which showcases various pictures and records of Mahatma Gandhi's presence and connections with Bihar. During the year 1947, it used to be the house of the Education Minister, Dr. Syed Mahmud.  These grounds are situated near Ashok Rajpath in Moradpur and are 2.5 km from central Patna.
 

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  • Best Time:  During Sunrise
  • Length of visit:  1-2hrs
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Vikash Kumae
  • Vikash Kumae
  • Lives in Patna
  • 4 Reviews

"A good visit" new review

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted 3 days ago
It's a nice place, I often I visit this place. It's a big ground, this place has a good food, garden is a round in shape.
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Deepak Jha
  • Deepak Jha
  • Lives in Patna
  • 1 photo
  • 2 Reviews

"Nice to enjoy" new review

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted 7 days ago
It was good place in Patna, nice mall is there, some cinemas hall are also available there. I have enjoyed a lot, some police station are available.
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Kamal Rajput
  • Kamal Rajput
  • Lives in New Delhi
  • 3 Reviews

"Must Watch"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
This Place located near Exhibition Road and having really always so check before you go. It also Has a grain storage made during English Ruler time. It is the main attraction to watch and only thing which took time.
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bittoo
  • bittoo
  • Lives in Patna
  • 4 Reviews

"Big Ground in heart of city"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
Its big ground within heart of city. People used to do Morning walk here. Lots of other Fair, Congregations done here. Big Gandhi ji Statue is there, advice to take your own water and food as vendors nearby are non hygienic.
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Shadab Anjum
  • Shadab Anjum
  • Lives in Patna
  • 3 Reviews

"A big place"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
It was nice we enjoyed alot, Gandhi maidan was very big, there was a big market across it, beside Gandhi maidan, there was movie theatre.
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Sandeep Sinha
  • Sandeep Sinha
  • Lives in Patna
  • 2 Reviews

"A place for many occasion"

  • 4.50/7
  • Posted Oct 15, 2014
Its so big and fantastic, there is multiple function occurs during holiday. This place is so big that you can do any activity like morning walk etc. I advice to travellers to see kargil chowk as a Deshprem.
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Pooja Jaiswal
  • Pooja Jaiswal
  • Cityslicker
  • 17 Reviews

"A good place to spend leisure time"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted Aug 18, 2014
It is a good place to spend leisure time. Morning time is superior for tourist. Near Gandhi Maidan, many cinema halls like Biskoman Bhawan, Gol Ghar and staion is situated. Tourists can enjoy here.
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Alok Singh
  • Alok Singh
  • Lives in Kolkata
  • 9 Reviews

"Nice big ground with a very big statue of Mahatma Gandhi"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted Aug 18, 2014
In this ground, only 'Samagam of Guru' is held and this ground is just at walking distance from Hotel Link Way. It is a really big ground and many commercial buildings like SBI Main building is near this ground only.
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Rakesh  Ranjan
  • Rakesh Ranjan
  • Lives in Varanasi
  • 7 Reviews

"A big ground to organise cultural events"

  • 6.50/7
  • Posted Aug 8, 2014
It is a nice place in Patna and situated in the middle of the city. It is a big vacant ground, which is used for organising different types of cultural programs. You can enjoy the city by sitting on the grass here.
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Shashi Shekhar
  • Shashi Shekhar
  • Lives in Patna
  • 3 Reviews

"Open ground to arrange cultural functions and activities"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted Aug 7, 2014
It the best open place to do functions. Located at the centre of city, transportation facility is best there. It is a must visit place. A number of cultural activities take place there.
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