Allahabad is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Allahabad one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Allahabad is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Allahabad or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Allahabad. Explore the historical monuments of Allahabad with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Allahabad guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Allahabad page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Allahabad landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Allahabad.
Located strategically in the middle of the city, Anand Bhawan has a lot of stories about the struggle for independence to tell you. It was here that the former Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi spent her childhood days, spending a lot of time with Jawaharlal Nehru and the national leaders of India. The meaning of Anand Bhawan is ‘The Abo...
Located in the heart of the city, the church stands out as one of the marvels of architecture and is visited by tourists from all over India and abroad. Even if you are not particularly a religious person, this church is bound to attract you with its serene beauty and charm. Founded in 1871 and consecrated in 1887, it is located in a large open spa...
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Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211001
05:00 am - 11:00 pm
If you are a nature lover and loves to spend some time in peace enjoying the beauty of nature, you must surely visit this place. It is a large sprawling garden with an area of about 133 acres and it is estimated that about 5000 people visit this park every day from early morning till about 8 at night. This park is one of the oldest in the city, bui...
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Leader Road, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
This is one of the major attractions in the city, even though the crowd here is much less compared to other places in Allahabad. It is a beautiful garden with high walls surrounding it and has four tombs inside.
The garden was built as a pleasure garden for Prince Salim, who was the son of the Mughal Emperor Akbar and rebelled against his father. W...
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Allahabad Fort, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
Located on the banks of the River Yamuna, near its confluence with the River Ganga, stands the majestic citadel, unraveled in its beauty and construction. Its nearness to the Triveni Sangam makes easily accessible to anyone who visits the Sangam. It was originally built by one of the greatest king of India, emperor Ashoka, but was repaired by the M...
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Hanuman Mandir, Near Allahabad Fort, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
This is a famous temple close to Allahabad Fort and the Triveni Sangam, visited by thousands of devotees daily. The unique feature of the temple is that Lord Hanuman here is seen in a reclining position, which is not seen in any other part of India. The present temple was constructed in the year 1787 and underwent renovations in 1940-41. The story ...
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Mumfordgunj, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Swaraj Bhawan is located adjacent to Anand Bhawan and is as popular a tourist destination as the latter. This was the original Anand Bhawan, which was donated by Motilal Nehru to Indian National Congress. The house was bought by Motilal Nehru in 1900, and then renovated later into a palatial building. It was decorated with the finest furniture boug...