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Lalbag Fort

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Lalbag Fort was the sight of the first battle for independence against the British in 1857.
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60/4 abdul aziz line, Ajimpor, lalbag road, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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All reviews pari bibi historical place emperor aurangzeb mughal architecture three buildings light and sound show small museum white marble buriganga river old city entrance fee nice place heritage site open space traffic jam family and friends must visit place
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Reviewed 3 days ago

very nice and Historical place in Bangladesh.It is in Dhaka city. so very easy to visit but have some traffic jam.so good to travel by rickshaw. .

Thank nayersultana40
Reviewed 5 days ago

Location Old Town of Dhaka, Bangladesh 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.[1] The construction was started in 1678 AD by Mughal Subahdar Muhammad Azam Shah...More

Thank Md Shahidur R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

200 Takas for foreigners 50 Takas for locals Pretty awesome place to visit. Definitely worth it. I like how there is an entrance fee because it keeps the vendors and hustlers out. More places in Bangladesh should charge entrance fee. We didn't really get to...More

Thank dmartin0142
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come & enjoy the Lalbag Fort's atmosphere. Very nice green ground arrangement. Discover the cave. Don't forget to taste some local traditional spicy different types of food.

Thank EnamulH43
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lalbagh fort is one of the few place you can enjoy with your family, children. Historical values are of great high. Modern facilities @ Washroom was a new addition.....

1  Thank Alamin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is a must visit place for Dhaka You can feel the flavour of old town from here. Fully safe for tourists

Thank Rain C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were surprised that there was a queue to get into this fort when we got there on a weekday at the 10am opening time. Once we got inside the gate we understood why. The fort contains a beautiful garden, which attracts young lovers to...More

Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was great feeling to know & see the historical place in our country. People who wants to know what happened in ages must visit the place.

Thank Shawkat1982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a 17th century stucture. History of Dacca. Moderarely clean. In the weekends and Holidays, much crowded. Good place to vist.

Thank Motiul
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Lal Bagh Fort is a historical place, it's a must visit place when you are in Dhaka. Amazed to see the beauty and the architectural design.

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Ahmed S
January 23, 2018|
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Response from Rubayed N | Reviewed this property |
If I know from where you want to go there I can answer you more precisely. My recommendation is taking the beribadh route.. This route is very polluted but it can take you there faster
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