Summer Hill may be a settlement on the outskirts of Shimla, the city of Himachal Pradesh at a height of two,123 meters. it's on a hill, five metric linear unit west to the Shimla Ridge, and is an element of the seven-hill cluster. within the past, Summer Hill has offered residence to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, WHO stayed here at the Georgian mansion of Rajkumari Amrit Kaur throughout his Shimla visits. additionally referred to as the Potter's Hill, these pine and cedar tree laden slopes have several quaint residences, like one happiness to the family of noted painter Amrita Shergil (1913-1941). Besides being a well-liked holidaymaker destination, the Indian Institute of Advanced Study (established 1965), housed within the former governor Lodge, that was in-built 1884-88, is on the near Observatory Hill.