NEW DELHI: On Monday the existence and work of the thirteen Presidents of India, story of the preparation and edifice of the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the British viceroys who engaged the building since 1947 are all part of the new section of the Rashtrapati Bhavan museum to be launched by PM Narendra Modi. It will indirectly focus towards Tourists visit. The museum, which is spread over 10,000 square meters is construct to trace the history of the heritage building and its well-known occupants. The proceedings mark the conclusion of the fourth year of Pranab Mukherjee's presidency. The installation of Phase-II of the museum will total the Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum Complex, which include the Stables Museum (Phase -I), the Garages Museum (Phase -II) and the Clock Tower. The Clock Tower was inaugurated on July 25, 2015. The Phase-II Museum is being urbanized at the site of a heritage building, where the garage for Rashtrapati Bhavan vehicles was previous located. Phase -I of the Museum, urbanized in the erstwhile stables of Rashtrapati Bhavan which used to house horses and ceremonial coaches, opened on July 25, 2014. The fresh section of the museum will offer visitors a glance in to the history and process of India's self-government struggle through the watch of its captors complicated on the reaction of the British Viceroys near the tumultuous freedom movement in the nation, the transfer of power; the formation of the Republic.
It will also provide an insight to the current day life in Rashtrapati Bhavan, the beauty and environment of the campus, the people working there and important visitors. A report from the Rashtrapati Bhavan has also further conveyed that, the museum will also have an art gallery for holding temporary exhibitions. On Monday the first display will be a compilation of paintings by Pratiksha Apurv, and the showing will start. Next to, three portfolios of paintings in Rashtrapati Bhavan published by the Lalit Kala Academy and five fresh books on Rashtrapati Bhavan published by the Publications Division will also be at large at the inaugural purpose. A total of thirteen publications counting three volumes of the chosen speeches of the President and an electronic art catalogue on Rashtrapati Bhavan have been brought out in the previous four years as part of the certification effort. The President will additional inaugurate a micro-site on the Rashtrapati Bhavan website which will hold information on Rashtrapati Bhavan as a tourist destination and its three novel tourist circuits namely, the Rashtrapati Bhavan main building, museums and the gardens. He will also flag off a Hop on – Hop off tourist bus service to mark the occasion. On Sunday the President will also lay the base stone for a bunch of novel residential units in the President's Estate.