We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

British Residency

Lucknow, India
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Private Tour to the Residency of Lucknow
More Info
and up
Half-day Private City Tour in Lucknow
More Info
and up
Private City Tour Full Day in Lucknow
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 07:00 - 18:00
Lucknow, India
Write a Review
Reviews (351)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 339 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

“The Residency” sometimes it also known as Residency Complex it is a group of several buildings is surrounded with wall and boundaries it is located in the heart of the city, it was built in during the Rule of “Nawab Saadat Ali Khan 2” he...More

Thank Vishal V
Reviewed 4 days ago

The British Residency has an aura of its own. Open from Sunrise to sunset, this place offers a good walk amongst the monuments. You need a vivid imagination to recreate the seize laid down by Indian soldiers who held British as hostage for quite many...More

Thank Rohit3863
Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent fort with beautiful surroundings, lots of green and free cold drinking water and rest room. this place is only for 10 Indian Rupee and I think Its the big deal in Lucknow !!!

Thank Mahmud T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fabulous piece of history which is being preserved half heartedly. J Fayrer's bungalow ruins transport you back to the days of1857. The museum has some wonderful sketches of Lucknow of the 19 th century. However the most disgusting thing is to find signs of...More

Thank Jai M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sprawling gardens and roads were very well maintained and lovely place to just walk around taking in the history and ambience of the place. The old houses and rooms were well documented and no guides needed to check out the place where the British...More

Thank ranjanchou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the residence of the British general during the Nawab's rule. It was constructed during the rule of Nawaab Sadat Ali Khan, the fifth nawab of the province around 1800 AD

1  Thank ILIKA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place for photography and admiring the beauty of nature. Very excellence art and architecture. Vintage look

Thank Manasvi A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is no such interaction in this place but once it can be visited. British Residency reminds me of history. Its nice place.

Thank MohiPa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good for the photoshoot ( specially outdoor photoshoot ) gonna work for the outdoor photographers . Superb Place

Thank Rohit P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Residency, also called as the British Residency is a group of several buildings in the heart of Lucknow. It served as the residence for the British Resident General who was a representative in the court of the Nawab. The British residence was a place...More

1  Thank Vladimir M
Nearby Restaurants
Zaika Restaurant
32 reviews
1.38 km away
Alamgir Hotel Restaurant
13 reviews
1.25 km away
Hotel Gemini Continental
28 reviews
1.11 km away
Laddu Chanakya
6 reviews
1.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bara Imambara
1,015 reviews
1.50 km away
213 reviews
1.45 km away
Gautam Buddha Park
37 reviews
1.13 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
14 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from dhyan400 | Reviewed this property |
22 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from yash-lko | Reviewed this property |
10 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from SabujSen | Reviewed this property |
timings All days of the week 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM