Lalbag Fort, Dhaka City
Categories: Battlefields, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Visit Lalbag Fort, a 17th century Mughal complex that remains unfinished, but still popular. Although a Mughal prince, who later became emperor, began construction on the fort, the prince was then called to the capital Delhi by his father and construction was never completed. Nonetheless, visitors still flock here to observe its old architecture or to attend prayer at the mosque, which remains in use. At the mosque, admire Islamic art and wall designs, then head out to find a tomb and a palace in the larger fort complex. Consider visiting at night to catch the light show. With our online itinerary creator, Dhaka City attractions like Lalbag Fort can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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Well maintained grass lawn, open space; my daughter loved it so much. You will find fresh drinking water supply, relatively well maintained lavatory, secured place for your family for a nice evening r... read more »
I could only have a view from outside as the fort is closed to visitors on Sundays. This appeared to be a very popular attraction of Dhaka. This can be easily reached by rickshaw from other Dhaka attr... read more »
This Mughal fort complex stands beside river Buriganga, which can be an ideal day-trip destination if you like to explore the history of old Dhaka. The range of authentic traditional food available in... read more »
Lalbagh Fort is a 17th century Mughal fort complex that stands before the Buriganga River in the southwestern part of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Lalbagh Fort consists of three buildings: The Mosque (west side) The tomb of Pari-Bibi (middle of east-west of the fort) The Diwan-i-aam palace (east side)
Great historical place to visit ! the place is famous for hundreds of years ! from the time of British Ruling ! people of the sub-continent (like from India) also like to visit the place for its historical value ! good natural look/beauty ! i love history ! having passion for historical place I visit every place on my way of traveling if any historical place is near to me ! the place makes me cool after having time in noisy capital city area !
Lalbagh Fort is a great historical place in Bangladesh. It is an incomplete 17th century Mughal fort complex that stands before the Buriganga River in the southwestern part of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Lalbagh Fort (also Fort Aurangabad) is an incomplete 17th century Mughal fort complex that stands proudly before theBuriganga River in the southwestern part of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The construction was started in 1678 AD by Mughal Subahdar Muhammad Azam Shah who was son of EmperorAurangzeb and later emperor himself. His successor, Shaista Khan, did not continue the work, though he stayed in Dhaka up to 1688.
One of the great historical place of bangladesh. We are proud of it. I will go there again with my daughter again there.
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