Rajendra Smriti Sangrahalaya, Patna

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Rajendra Smriti Sangrahalaya, a memorial to commemorate Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the first president of India, is located at Patna in the state of Bihar, India. A part of “Bihar Vidyapeeth”, which served as the abode of Rajendra Prasad, this museum houses various historically significant items related to the freedom struggle of India.

Bihar Vidyapeeth was the center of work for Dr. Rajendra Prasad as long as he remained in Patna to lead the freedom movement. He lived and worked here since the establishment of Bihar Vidyapeeth on 6th February 1921.

After the demise of Dr Rajendra Prasad on 28th February 1963, this place was constructed in order to showcase the contributions made by him and was originally called as Museum - Rajendra Smriti Sangrahalaya.

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