Things to do in Pune


Pune is renowned for its various cultural activities like classical music, spirituality, theater, sports, and literature. Welcome to Pune, the cultural capital of Maharashtra!!!

Aga Khan Palace
Pune is not only about cool dining outlets and hangout places; it is also about ancient heritages and proud past legacies! Explore them, when exploring the city.The Aga Khan Palace is a national monument of India’s freedom movement. Following the launch of Quit India movement in 1942, Gandhiji, his wife Kasturba, his secretary Mahadevbhai Desai were interning at the palace from August 9, 1942 to May 6, 1944. Mahadevbhai and Kasturba passed away while in captivity at the Aga Khan palace and their samadhis are located in the campus. Situated near the River Mula, the palace is a simple memorial to Gandhi and his life.

Raja-Dinkar-Kelkar-Museum
The Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum is in Pune, Maharashtra, India. It contains the collection of Dr. Dinkar G. Kelkar (1896–1990), dedicated to the memory of his only son, Raja. The three-storey building houses various sculptures dating back to the 14th century.[There are also ornaments made of ivory, silver and gold, musical instruments (a particularly fine collection) war weapons and vessels. The collection was started around 1920 and by 1960 it contained around 15,000 objects. In 1962, Dr. Kelkar handed his collection to the Department of Archaeology within the Government of Maharashtra. The museum now holds over 20,000 objects of which 2,500 are on display.