Leh's Hall of Fame Museum - Tops India List
Hall of Fame' at Leh has topped the list of five Indian museums and figured in the list of best twenty five museums of Asia.
The Hall of Fame (HoF) at Leh was established in 1986 to showcase the valour, sacrifice and achievements of the Indian Army in various operations in Ladakh, it also displays the culture and heritage of the region. Over the last three decades, the Hall of Fame has become a major attraction for domestic and foreign tourists alike, having an annual footfall of over 1,50,000 visitors. A major upgradation and expansion of the Hall of Fame Complex, to include the War Memorial, War Cemetery, Adventure Park has been completed in the recent past to rededicate these monuments to the people of Ladakh.
- Col SD Goswami