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National Parliament House, Dhaka City

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Government Building Architectural Building
Designed by celebrated American architect Louis Kahn, National Parliament House offers an architectural feast for the eyes. Completed in 1982, after the Liberation War, it features simple geometrical shapes, well-manicured lawns, and modern buildings with plentiful daylight. While the main building, surrounded by an artificial lake, remains closed to the general public, you're free to explore the rest of the complex on a relaxing walk or invigorating jog. Arrange to visit National Parliament House and other attractions in Dhaka City using our Dhaka City vacation route planner.
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  • Very nice and good to see this Parliament House , If you visit Dhaka for any reason , do a day tour for knowing Dhaka.  more »
  • I went to Dhaka Shamoli as well as Mirpur few times. When I was crossing the road few times, I thought of visiting there. Finally, I did. I swear, it's the most beautiful parliament house ever. It's e...  more »
  • We visited as part of a pre-arranged group tour on a very hot early-summer day. From outside the building is moderately interesting in design, if a bit dampened by unattractive exposed concrete. The w...  more »
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  • best architectural building in bangladesh. Romantic place. at evening it looks like haven.
  • In Dhaka city National Parliament House one of the most busy and beautiful place. Beautiful walkway and good for morning and evening walk!
  • Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban or National Parliament House, (Bengali: জাতীয় সংসদ ভবন Jatiyô Sôngsôd Bhôbôn) is the house of the Parliament of Bangladesh, located at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka. Designed by architect Louis Kahn, the complex is one of the largest legislative complexes in the world, comprising 200 acres (800,000 m²)
  • Best architectural Building in Bangladesh in the history of it's birth. Although entrance restriction from 2007 is still frustrate common people. The water around the building is quite awesome.
  • Best architectural beauty in the country. The parliament house restricted among the public visitors but its beauty from far is undeniable.