Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar

Currently Open [Closes at 09:00 pm]
  • Address: Near Golden Temple, Amritsar 143001, India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 91-9914404090
  • Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids
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About Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar

Any patriot worth their salt will have tears in their eyes at the mention of the unfortunate event that took place at Jallianwala Bagh in 1919. Known as the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, the killing or fatally wounding over 2000 innocent men, women and children played a pivotal role in India’s struggle for independence from the rule of the British.

This haunting and tragic incident has left behind a few scars, visible even today. Bullet holes on the walls are visible and the Martyr’s Well, people jumped into to save themselves, is still there, although the top is now covered. To honour those who died that day, there an eternal flame of remembrance that burns round the clock, a monument erected in the shape of a flame, a Martyr’s Gallery and a sound and light show at 6 pm every day.

An attraction with a highly significant importance in the Indian history, the Jallianwala Bagh is a place where even today the echoes of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre can be heard, running a chill down your spine. Jallianwala Bagh Tickets are free of cost. Converted into a garden today, you do not particularly need to avail any Tickets for Jallianwala Bagh. However, you can buy tickets for Jallianwala Bagh’s adjoining attractions at some great prices on our website. Jallianwala Bagh ticket prices and its guided tour prices may however be subject to change. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Amritsar itinerary 3 days.

How To reach Jallianwala Bagh by Public Transport

  • The Jallianwala Bagh is a 5 minute walk from the Golden Temple. You could hail and auto or a rickshaw, or board a bus.

Restaurants Near Jallianwala Bagh

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Things to Know Before Visiting Jallianwala Bagh

  • 95% of people who visit Amritsar include Jallianwala Bagh in their plan

  • 49.94% of people start their Jallianwala Bagh visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Jallianwala Bagh

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

63.68% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Jallianwala Bagh

People normally club together The Golden Temple and Khalsa College while planning their visit to Jallianwala Bagh.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar Reviews

  • Some of the things and places can't be expressed in words. They must be seen and experienced. This is one among them. If you happen to visit Amritsar Golden temple, then don't forget to visit this place. Because, that is the least that you can do to pay homage and tribute to the people who sacrificed their life for this great country. And if my review is useful, click on LIKE below

  • I don't remember how many memorial places are in good condition as this one. Just about a kilometre away from Golden Temple, this historical place is a must visit. Boards describing history, various marks giving proofs and the visiting crowd paying tribute - all can be seen once we enter!

  • A worth visit, if you are visiting Amritsar. A very well care taken of this historical place. All history is well described in Hindi & English. On the entrance names of all who lost their lives is written. When i visited this place it shook my soul. So many innocent peoples lost their lives at this place. When i came near the well in which hundreds of people jumped in the hope of being saved from aimless firing( which is now dried) I feel heavier inside. The bullets mark is still clear on the wall. Jallianwala Bagh is one of most darkest page of india's freedom fight.

  • A renowned place where many injustics people given there life without fear. A good place to visit clean environment. Museum is good but more improvement needed. Children's are required to visit which will help them to gather information.

  • Even though this place has a lot of historical importance.. it is nothing more than just a park but you should definitely pay a visit here... It reminds us how we've become the country we are today

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