Maharaja Ranjit Singh War Museum was established in the year 1999 by the Punjab Government as a tribute to gallant soldiers. It is located on GT Road (Ludhiana–Amritsar Highway) and is around 6.7 km away from Ludhiana Railway Station. There is a large statue of Maharaja Ranjit Singh at the entrance of the museum.
On the sides of the statue, visitors can find old weapons along with a massive model of INS Vikrant. Light and sound shows are organised at the museum as well. Visitors can see several portraits of Punjabis who have received prestigious bravery awards like Paramvir Chakra, Mahavir Chakra and Vir Chakra. Uniforms of the Indian defence forces from the British era are also displayed here.