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Part of the Residency

Definitely worth a visit whilst at the Residency. The pictures are excellent. There is also a... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2018
Cobham, United Kingdom
Heritage of Lucknow

A must visit while on trip to Residency at Lucknow. Many British portraits and model of Residency... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Lucknow, India
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

Definitely worth a visit whilst at the Residency. The pictures are excellent. There is also a short video.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank felicityjg1
Reviewed 30 November 2018

History but nothing great. One can spend good time but nothing much to see here. Kids got bored and we left

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 592abck
Reviewed 31 July 2018

A must visit while on trip to Residency at Lucknow. Many British portraits and model of Residency is tere. Takes about 15 minutes to finish the trip.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Rohit3863
Reviewed 22 June 2018

1857 Memorial Museum is a good place to get information about the history. specially war of independence.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mukesh1359
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

A great place to visit to learn about the first war of independence , someone who likes history , will surly enjoy visiting this place and read about war .

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank mkeshav
Reviewed 22 February 2018

As I mentioned in my review of Residency, this is the only active building inside Residency complex where you will get to see a complete Model of Residency (as it used to be), some paintings and pictures that will make you feel pride about those...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Dalbir_S_Virdi
Reviewed 13 February 2018

There's a more than a little poetic licence in the narrative of some of the exhibits; "war of independence" is stretching things somewhat, given that only one region of India was involved in the uprising, for example. However, the tragic history is well documented in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank robertgaunt
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This museum is the part of British Residency. This part or museum is in a very small area, inside the museum you will see the map of British residency and full history, Photography is allowed but you have to deposit your baggage.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank sid_ups
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The boys wanted to visit the war museum, so we took them to the 1857, memorial museum, located in the residency premises. It is an ASI protected monument, and though now in ruins, it reflects the ambience of a bygone era. There are several galleries...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Seema1709
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A small museum that recreates the mutiny hours at the residency with visual descriptions, weaponry and artifacts of the time. The human characters and geographic details of the place are depicted realistically.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank AsisBandyopadhyay
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