Shaheed -E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum is situated in ancestral village of Shaheed-e-Azam which is located at approximately 41 km from Jalandhar to Nawanshahar - Banga Road. Here we have mentioned the history of Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum. It was opened on 23rd of March 1981 in the village, on the 50th Martyrdom anniversary of Sardar Bhagat Singh. Khatkar Kalan is an ancient village which has got famous for its patriots and freedom fighters like Sardar Ajit Singh, Sardar Swaran Singh, and Shaheed-e-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh. This museum is well-known because of its historic features. It has several documents and articles correlating with Bhagat Singh such as photographs, notes illustrating his handwriting, etc. There is a piece of detailed information has been provided about Bhagat Singh and his chattels or belongings. You can find galvanizing items related to Shaheed-e-Azam in the museum. This museum must-visit by history enthusiasts. The museum is a homage to the great legend.
What to see inside the Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum?
The display includes about his life belongings like legendary photographs, articles, half-burnt bones and blood stained newspapers in which the ashes were wrapped are well preserved and displayed. The things are locked inside the glass doors and we can see through the glass. As a Museum holds a great cultural value. The things or attractions to see around Sardar Bhagat Singh Memorial Museum in Punjab, are Gurudwara Sukhchainana Sahib about 15km, Devi Talab Mandir Temple (36km), Dera Baba Murad shah (44km). The best time to visit the Museum in the morning hours, afternoon, and evening too with the minimum recommended for two hours. It is closed on the gazetted holidays and Monday. I am sure you can feel patriot at the time of visiting the museum.
Here are some additional tips for travelers which one requires to know about the museum. There is good car parking is available at the museum.
It is an excellent place to visit for kids and all ages of people. It contributes to the lifestyle of Shaheed Bhagat Singh.
How to reach Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum in Jalandhar, Punjab
Phagwara Junction is the major railhead which is located at 30 km from Khatkar Kalan. One can easily avail of a cab, taxi, or catch a bus to the village. From Khatkar Kalan, tourists can enjoy the rickshaw ride to reach the museum.
The visiting hours are 10:00 A.M to 04:45 P.M.
Here we have mentioned the complete travel guide for Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum in Jalandhar. One can also take a look at the Punjab travel guide for more information about the famous tourist attractions of Punjab. Indian Holiday also offers to customize Punjab tour packages which you can design as per your requirement.