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Lalbagh Fort

Lalbagh fort is a Mughal palace. It is one of the greatest heritage site of Dhaka, Bangladesh. It was built in 1678 A.D. by Muhammad Azam Shah and continued the work by his successor Nawab Shaista Khan. It has a huge area and many hidden passages. The fort has three important ancient buildings, Pari Bibir Mazar, Darbar Hall and a Mosque. Memorial of Pari Bibi was designed by marbles, two fount and different types of flora. Three domed Mosque shows the beauty of Mughal Architecture.Now there is a museum for the visitors to have the opportunity to see the ancient things used by the Nawab Shaista khan, paintings, furniture as well as weapons used in wars at Mughal period. Everyday many people come here to enjoy this beautiful and historical fort.

    • Location Lalbagh,Old Dhaka
    • How to get there

      You can visit lalbagh fort very easily through rickshaw or public bus transport with minimum cost of 10-50 BDT from Gulistan Golap Shah Mazar in Dhaka.

    • Where to stay

      There are many Hotels and Restaurants you will find in Dhaka city as well as Old Dhaka to stay and fooding .

    • Entry Permits/Fees

      BDT 10 (for local)

      BDT 100 (for foreigner)

    • Opening time

      10.00 AM in Summer (1st April to 30th September) (*Friday opens at 10 AM)

      9.00 AM in WInter (1st October to 30th March) (*Friday opens at 9.00 AM)

    • Closing time

      6.00 PM in Summer (1st April to 30th September) (*Friday closes at 3.00 PM)

      5.00 PM in Winter (1st October to 30th March)

    • Holiday Sunday

Condition apply *

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