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Indian Museum Ship (Vikrant)

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Address: Gateway of India, Mumbai (Bombay), India

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One should visit this place to know historical importance of ship. One can relived the experience of war time here.

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Bengaluru, India
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Jamnagar, India
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Now Indian museum ship is not their, it is recycled by Indian Navy. So further it is not available at site. It is already disposed. And no need to visit further.

4 Thank Shailesh T
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

One should visit this place to know historical importance of ship. One can relived the experience of war time here.

1 Thank thatzamit
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

There is a dedicated section in the museum that provides detailed information about war operations of 1971 and Vikrant's contribution to history. To reach this ship museum, visitors have to take a ferry ride from the dockyard near the Gateway of India. As this ship museum throws light on the glorious war victories of India, it serves as a source... More 

2 Thank thrilladventure
Chandigarh, India
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

Actually this was the war ship which was converted to museum on 2012 during the navy celebrations. This was a British aircraft carrier which was later purchased by the Indian govt for in participation of war with Pakistan. Now this stand here in Mumbai proudly as a witness to that war victory. Here there are no war planes on the... More 

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Delhi, Louisiana
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Reviewed 12 January 2016

Must visit if you are into old heritage stuff. Must visit if you want to see how aircraft carriers look like. Experience the Navy life!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

This ship was brought to rest after a long period of service. The ship has been converted to museum now and there are various things to show up for the people every year. A sure do.

Thank JigDave
Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

The warship converted to museum and it is open on weekends only which is located near Gate Way of India.It is a very massive aircraft carrier and the feel you get when you are on it is something that can't be defined.

4 Thank BharatKumarKondru
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

The one thing you cant miss. Had an amazing times in Mumbai. One must visit once u come to Mumbai. Always spare time for the above

Thank Sahil852015
Muscat Governorate, Oman
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

It was good memorable experience to watch it form sea shore. We were spent around 2 hour there and enjoyed completely.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Hyped hyped and hyped is all i can say. none of indias attractions are that good. worth a MISS!!!!!!!!

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