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The final resting place of the exiled 18th-century Indian king.
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8 Zi Wa Ka Rd., Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great but short visit to the Tomb of this king. The Imam of the mosque of the tomb tried to show me every part of the Tomb. I think it is a must see for Muslims, especially for Shia Muslims, since you...More

Thank Saeid_Nouri_Neshat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one place which is visited by every prime minister/President of India and Pakistan whenever they come to Yangoon. This is the site where the last Mughal Emperor was buried. Bahadur Shah Zafar was more of a poet saint than a ruler. The site...More

Thank som_gc
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The story is very sad. No one knew where he was buried until the building was being remodeled. Poor man living in exile, all he wanted at the of his life was to see his home country again.

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The tomb stone of the last king of Maghal Emperor is enshrine. The original tomb of the Emperor was buried another place underneath of the compound. It was discovered when people excavated for extending the old building in 1991.

Thank Stephin L
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Not many tourists were at the site. Nothing much to see except for the tomb of the last Moghul emperor and his wife. The exhibits and photos were quite interesting

Thank Wishdocbrian
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Few people come here, but an interesting place to visit if you're interested in the history of Mughal India, to see the tomb of the last mughal exiled by the British in 1858

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Bahadur Shah Zafar was the last Mughal emperor. Zafar was exiled to Rangoon, Burma (Myanmar) by the British ruler, where he died in custody on 7 November 1862 at the age of 87. Zafar was a noted Urdu poet, having written a number of Urdu...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

The last emperor of India died here as the last King of Myanmar died in India .. colonial days started since then in Asia.

Thank kyawt
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

A nice place to peep into the History of India. Here there are graves of Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar his Wife Empress Zinat Mahal and grand daughter Princess Raunaq Zamani Begum who were with him when the Emperor died.

Thank Rajeev Y
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Good location, The king was sleeping, I am afraid, It is Zafasha building. Very poor . All are 786. The day after tomorrow Muslim anniversary day. I love the day.

Thank Pyargalaung
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