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Liberation War Museum

Liberation War Museum collects preserves and displays the objects, artifacts and all other materials related to the War of Liberation of Bangladesh against Pakistan in 1971. It was inaugurated on 22 March 1996 at 5 Segun Bagicha, Dhaka in a two-storied old-sty1e building. There is an eternal flame at the entrance.
The museum has six galleries the first of which demonstrates the Customs & Traditions of Bengal as well as the struggle against colonial control. The second gallery presents a chronicle of the period of the Pakistani rule from 1947 and especially, the political, economic and cultural oppression on the people of East Pakistan and the resistance against it. The third gallery shows relics of the non-cooperation movement of March 1971, the genocide and resistance, declaration of independence and the plight of the Refugees. The three galleries on the second floor display documents and materials that show various aspects of resistance by the people of East Pakistan, international solidarity to them, the killing of intellectuals by Pakistan Army and its collaborators, and the victory of the Bengali people.

    • Location 05, Segun Bagicha, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    • How to get there

      It is located at Segun Bagicha,Shahbagh and from any part of Dhaka city you can reach here by local bus services.You can take a rickshaw from Shahbag to reach the Museum.

    • Entry Permits/Fees

      BDT 5

    • Opening time

      10:00 AM

    • Closing time

      In Summer : 6:00 PM

      In Winter: 5:00 PM

    • Holiday Sunday

Condition apply *

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