Here we are going to tell you about the ancestral house of late businessman Dhirubhai Ambani, which has now been converted into 'Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial House', where the fee for visiting is only 2 rupees.
One of the most successful businessmen in the history of India, Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani, better known as Dhirubhai Ambani, the way he inspired the people of the country with his excellent skills in the field of business and made the country proud. Contributed to shaping the economy, he deserves praise and now his sons mukesh ambani ( mukesh ambani ) and anil ambani are taking his legacy further with their vision.
Mukesh Ambani lives in his 27-story building 'Antilia' located in Mumbai, which is reportedly the second most expensive property in the world after London's 'Buckingham Palace'. mukesh Ambani's luxurious home 'Antilia' is estimated to be worth around USD 1-2 billion. Even though his family resides in this luxurious building 'Antilia', his heart resides in his 100-year-old ancestral home in the Chorwad district of Gujarat. We are talking about the 'Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial House', the ancestral home of mukesh ambani, where Dhirubhai Ambani was born.
The Ambani family has a long association with this ancestral property that is more than a century old. If reports are to be believed, Ambani originally rented a portion of the property in the early 1900s before buying it in 2002. The two-storied haveli was converted into a memorial in 2011, which has seen several renovations.
The Ambanis have successfully preserved the original architectural features of the haveli. The palatial home flaunts a splendid presentation of brass-copper utensils, wooden furniture, and many other artifacts, which speak volumes about the rich cultural heritage of the family
The 'Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial House' is divided into two parts, one of which is kept for private use. However, the remainder of the house has been opened to the public. According to reports, the private part of the property is still frequently visited by Dhirubhai Ambani's wife Kokilaben Ambani. The property also has a lush green garden divided into three distinct areas, a public place, and two private areas. Visitors to the home can view the public spaces of the home and enjoy strolling through the tranquil gardens.
Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial house is spread over 1.2 acres
The private courtyard of the Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial house has been renovated while maintaining its original charm. To maintain the grandeur of the building, the Ambani family has made some improvements to it. Not only this, the coconut trees have been restored, which look very beautiful on both sides of the path. The Ambani have left some of the walls in their original condition to maintain the originality of their home. This entire property is spread over 1.2 acres of land.
Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial house Entry Ticket Price
Talking about the visiting timings and ticket prices of Dhirubhai Memorial house, it remains closed on Mondays. However, from tuesday through Sunday, the Memorial house is open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. As per reports, visitors can visit it with an entry ticket of only Rs 2
When mukesh ambani and his family announced that they were opening the doors of their ancestral home to the public, they were applauded for it. It was in 2011 when they announced that they were offering visitors this unique opportunity to understand and appreciate the contribution of one of India's most iconic businessmen, Dhirubhai Ambani.