Calling out all the history lovers in Thoubal, here is something to satiate your evergreen curiosity of going back to the history - Khongjom War Memorial. Situated at a distance of some 33 km from Imphal city, Khongjom War Memorial is a historical attraction located on Kheba Hill on Indo-Myanmar road. Khongjom War Memorial is one of the popular tourist place in Thoubal district that reminds the visitors about the war which held between the locals of Manipur and the British Army in 1891. Specifically, the memorial is dedicated to Major General Paona Brajabashi who martyred while serving for his motherland. Major Brajabashi was one of the great soldiers from Manipur who showed his utmost courage and valour against the invading British Army in 1891. Besides, Khongjom War Memorial also serves as the reminiscent of the brave warriors, the state of Manipur has produced in the past, who fought for their native land. Every year, Khongjom day is celebrated on 23rd April in the memorial complex. At present, the Khongjom War Memorial is a popular sightseeing destination in the region where tourists get to savour the sights of a 30-feet high entrance, rolling hills and gorgeous valleys
Khongjom Day- celebrated on 23rd of April, every year.
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Best Time to Visit
The season of winter is considered the most ideal time to visit the Khongjom War Memorial. Though, one can visit the place any time during a year, yet, it is recommended to plan a trip in winter. During the winter season, the weather of the region remains pleasantly well for sightseeing.