Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Lucknow

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Lucknow is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Lucknow a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Lucknow.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Lucknow:

  1. Bara Imambara

    #1 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Bara Imambara

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Architecture , Tunnel

    Address: Bara Imambara (Main Building), Machchhi Bhavan, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226003

    Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This magnificent building was built in the year 1784 as part of a major relief project for a famine that hit the city. Constructed by Asaf-ud-Daula, it also called Asfi Imambara after him. It is an im...Read more

  2. Chota Imambara

    #2 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Chota Imambara

    Tags: Mosque, Water Body, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Daulatganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226003

    Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This beautiful building was built in 1837-40 by Nawab Muhammad Ali Shah. It is also known as the Husainabad Imambara. The whole place is beautifully decked up like a pretty bride. Attractive chandelie...Read more

  3. Jama Masjid

    #3 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Jama Masjid

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Daulatganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226003

    Timings: 05:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Built in the year 1423, Sultan Ahmed Shah constructed the Jama Masjid entirely with yellow sandstone. It is known for its intricate style of design and architecture. It is known to be the most beautif...Read more

  4. Rumi Darwaza

    #4 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Rumi Darwaza

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Machchhi Bhavan, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226003

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Rumi Darwaza of Lucknow is one of the most impressive architecture. It was built in the year 1784 by Nawab Asaf-ud-daula. It is similar in its architectural design to Turkish architecture. The Rum...Read more

  5. Constantia House

    #5 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Constantia House

    Tags: Statue, Architecture

    Address: La Martiniere Rd, Martin Purva, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Constructed by French General, Major Claude Martin, this is a stunning example of European architecture in the city. The college saw its first stone being laid in the year 1785. The whole architecture...Read more

  6. Ramakrishna Math

    #6 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Ramakrishna Math

    Tags: Religious Site, Leisure

    Address: Nirala Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226020

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Boasting of a rich collection of books, the place is known for its peaceful environment and serenity. A quiet meditation centre is available wherein everyone must sit and relax. The place adheres to t...Read more

  7. Kaiserbagh Palace

    #7 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Kaiserbagh Palace

    Tags: Garden, Palace, Architecture

    Address: Maharaja Mahmudabad, Qaiserbagh, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Kaiserbagh Palace in Lucknow is a place of unmatched splendour and grandeur. It is one of the most widely visited places in the city. The palace was built by Wazid Ali Shah in the year 1848 to 185...Read more

  8. Chattar Manzil

    #8 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Chattar Manzil

    Tags: Architecture

    Address: Qaiserbagh, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Built by the Nawabs of Lucknow, Chattar Manzil is a very famous tourist attraction of the city. The most unique thing about the place is the strikingly different architecture of the place. The umbrell...Read more

  9. Mankameshwar Mandir

    #9 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Mankameshwar Mandir

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Mankameshwar Mandir Marg, Mukarimnagar, Hasanganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226020

    Timings: 05:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    It is one of the most ancient and prominent temples in Lucknow. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and sees the visitings and donations from devotees all round the year and everyday. Monday specially sees ...Read more

  10. Chandrika Devi Mandir

    #10 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Chandrika Devi Mandir

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: 31, Ruchi Khand 1, Sharda Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

    Timings: 05:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    This is another ancient and highly revered temple on the outskirts of the city, dedicated to the Goddess. It sees devotees coming from all over the country, particularly in the month of Navratri and t...Read more

  11. St. Joseph's Cathedral

    #11 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    St. Joseph's Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: 70, Mahatama Gandhi Marg, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Near D R M Office, Hazratganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This church is built in 1860 by Rev Fr. William Gleeson and dedicated to St. Joseph. The Church was blessed by Bishop Anastasius Hartmann on 10 May 1862. This place is the epitome of history and a ble...Read more

  12. Husainabad Clock Tower

    #12 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Husainabad Clock Tower

    Tags: Watch Tower, Architecture

    Address: Girdharilal Mathur Road, Telibagh, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This clock was built in the year 1881 by Nawab Nasir-ud-Din Haider to mark the arrival of Sir George Couper and was designed by Roskell Payne. The architectural style and design of the clock tower is ...Read more

  13. Butler Palace

    #13 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Butler Palace

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: Jankipuram, Butler Colony, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

    If you are not afraid of ghosts and would like a bit of mystery to colour your holiday, head straight for the Butler Palace in Lucknow. Originally constructed in 1921, the Butler Palace is rumoured to...Read more

  14. Lucknow University

    #14 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
    Lucknow University

    Tags: Educational Site, Architecture

    Address: Lucknow University Main Building, University Road, Babuganj, Hasanganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226007

    One of India’s most renowned and government owned universities, Lucknow University in India was founded back in 1867. Situated at a prime location, this university is an ancient like building an...Read more

  15. Juma Masjid

    #15 of 15 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lucknow
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    Tags: Mosque

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