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Lalbag Fort

Dhaka City, Bangladesh
+880 2-9673018
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Lalbag Fort was the sight of the first battle for independence against the British in 1857.
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
+880 2-9673018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I paid 100 TK as an entry fee per person but didn't find much to justify it. The area looks huge with a makbara at the centre, residence to be built for subadar of Bengal , a mosque, a hamam and mostly gardens. This is...More

Thank aloknbsm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice gardens - great for a stroll around interesting historical buildings. Well maintained. Good places to eat right at the entrance. We did Nawab Vag.

Thank Sohel A
Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice place. inside the museum you will get the taste of past. also nice place to take pictures. but try not to go there when it is too hot weather.

Thank jihan i
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a small fort with historical value. But I appreciated it more because of the nice gardens around the sporadically situated buildings and small museum in it. Otherwise, it is a nice walk through the gardens or a nice place to sit down for...More

Thank MahaBosman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there along with few guests. They liked the place. It's a historical place. Need more care for the place. Need to develop the security system.

Thank S M H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lalbagh Fort (also Fort Aurangabad) is an incomplete 17th century Mughal fort complex that stands before the Buriganga River in the southwestern part of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The construction was started in 1678 AD by Mughal Subedar Muhammad Azam Shah who was son of Emperor Aurangzeb...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The half-completed Lalbagh Fort and its well-tended gardens is the Best known place in Dhaka. Construction of the Lalbagh Fort began in 1677 under the direction of Prince Mohammed Azam, Emperor Aurangzeb's third son, and he handed it to Shaista Khan for completion. The death...More

Thank SatyendraGarg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its a historical place in the old town of Dhaka City . The Red Fort or Lalbag Fort is a site where you spend a afternoon , learnt a little about past and head back to the centre .

Thank Eshita17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place, but a bit tough to reach there due to huge traffic around. It's a good historical monument that has been kept so far in Dhaka.

Thank Rezaul I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a beautiful place with little or no maintenance. The environment is not very good, not family friendly.

Thank Samedi Ishmael M
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