War Museum

War Museum

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The Jaisalmer War Museum was conceived by Lieutenant General Bobby Mathews, AVSM, VSM, General Officer Commanding, Desert Corps and constructed by the Desert Corps of the Indian Army.

It was dedicated to the Nation by Lieutenant General Ashok Singh, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, ADC, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Command, Indian Army, on 24 August 2015. The Museum displays war exhibits which include vehicles and equipment captured during the course of operations in 1965 and 1971. The Jaisalmer War Museum, popularly known as JWM, has an Honour Wall engraved with the names of the Param Vir Chakra and Maha Vir Chakra gallantry award winners, two large Information Display Halls – Indian Army Hall and Laungewala Hall, an Audio Visual Room, a souvenir shop and a cafeteria. A Hunter Aircraft of the Indian Air Force, which destroyed enemy tank columns during the Battle of Laungewala is also displayed.

The Jaisalmer War Museum is located 10 km short of Jaisalmer on the Jaisalmer – Jodhpur Highway. The inauguration of the Museum took place in the Golden Jubilee Commemoration Year of the 1965 India Pakistan War.

Country India
Languages spokenHindi, English
Currency usedRupee

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Jaisalmer Best tour Package

Jaisalmer Best tour Package

Tannot Mata, Longewala, Jaisalmer Airport, War Museum, Jaisalmer Railway Staion, Bada Bagh, Patwon ji ki Haveli, Salim ji ki Haveli, Nathmalji ki Haveli, Jaisalmer Fort, Gadisar Lake, Desert National Park, Akal Wood Fossil Park, Sam Dunes, Khuri
Day : 1 Jaisalmer We will be received at Railway Station and transferred to Hotel. In evening we vis More info
Jaisalmer City Tour Package

Jaisalmer City Tour Package

Tannot Mata, Longewala, Jaisalmer Airport, War Museum, Jaisalmer Railway Staion, Barmer, Bada Bagh, Patwon ji ki Haveli, Salim ji ki Haveli, Nathmalji ki Haveli, Jaisalmer Fort, Gadisar Lake, Desert National Park, Akal Wood Fossil Park, Sam Dunes, Khuri
Day 01: Jaisalmer: You will be received at Railway Station and transferred to Hotel. In our halfd More info
Jaisalmer Simple Tour Package

Jaisalmer Simple Tour Package

Jaisalmer Airport, War Museum, Jaisalmer Railway Staion, Jaisalmer Fort, Gadisar Lake, Sam Dunes
Jaisalmer 2days & 1night Tourpackages Day 01: Jaisalmer: You will be received at Railway Station More info

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