Central Shaheed Minar

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  • Address: Secretariate Road, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Tags: Monument, Family And Kids

The Shaheed Minar is a national monument that was built so as to commemorate those people who were killed in 1952 at the time of the Bengali Language Movement demonstrations. The movement was one of the most crucial movements that came up in Bangladesh and hence the monument epitomises the effort that went into representing the Bangladeshi nationalism. The Shaheed Minar also highlights the significance of the Bengali language in the country’s cultural and social progress. This iconic monument is visited by people to show gratitude for the martyrs by offering flower bouquets.

How to Reach Central Shaheed Minar

  • Buses to stop - Chankhar Pul Bus Stop

  • Central Shaheed Minar Address: Secretariate Road, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
  • Central Shaheed Minar Timing: 24-hrs
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  • 50.47% of people who visit Dhaka include Central Shaheed Minar in their plan

  • 20.91% of people start their Central Shaheed Minar visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Central Shaheed Minar

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

94.05% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Central Shaheed Minar

People normally club together Bangladesh National Museum and Bashabo Balur Math while planning their visit to Central Shaheed Minar.

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

Central Shaheed Minar Reviews & Ratings

  • It symbolizes all the aspirations of Bengali identity and nationalism. It has been designed to focus on language movement as the central concept. The basic horizontal and vertical forms of the Shaheed Minar express the concept of Bengali solidarity and unity for their national identity. The vertical lines of the design suggest the inner strength. The vertical lines of the central structure suggest the balance and harmony of a united stand.

  • It requires no review. This place reminds us the power of our language and to establish it we can go extreme further. The place makes us both proud and sad. Happy to share the history to our next generation to share to love of mother language.

  • Its a historical place. Local people come here to enjoy there free time... Here is no restaurant but here is available some street food and tea Stall. Some Police always available in this place. Young people come here to have some fun.. Its a safe place.

  • The most secular place of Bangladesh. Huge place to hangout. Kids and family friendly. Most of the time no traffic jam. Sometimes university students make some chaos.

  • This our central shaheed minar,which built in 1952. It was build as monument of our mother's Language. For this historical event we had lost many valuable live and finally got it as the only Nation of the world. So this is extra-valuable monument for us.

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