An intense revolutionary fighter, a thinker, an influential author, and poet, Swatantraveer Savarkar is a proud and priceless gem of Ratnagiri. The memorial of Swatantraveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar has been established in the compound of the Patit Pavan temple in Ratnagiri.
Taluka - Ratnagiri
Bus Stand - Ratnagiri
Railway Station - Ratnagiri
Seasons - All seasons
‘Gatha Balidanachi’ (An Epic of sacrifice) has been exhibited on the first floor of this memorial, from the clarion call of independence in 1857 to the attainment of actual independence; it showcases the inspiring, revolutionary and glorious history of the country’s patriots, revolutionaries, and martyrs.
The replica of 'Maria' boat is also kept here from where Veer Savarkar took the historic jump in the ocean on the Marseilles port to meet his motherland. On the ground floor the well documented history of the great patriots is shown here through documentaries and many other things displayed. The monument can be visited between 10 am to 12 am and 4pm to 6 pm.