Flora Fountain

Currently Open [Closes at 06:30 pm]
  • Address: Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, MH, India
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  • Timings: 07:30 am - 06:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Family And Kids, Fountain

Flora Fountain is also known as 'Hutatma Chowk' since 1960 amongst the locals and people with an interest in history. It was declared as one of the Heritage structures of the country. It was built in 1864 and this tourist spot is the house to one of India's most prestigious fountains of India and is located in the very famous Mumbai. The name 'Flora' is actually a derivation of the Roman Goddess Flora whose name means flowers. This Fountain was made under the supervision of Agri-Horticultural society of Western India. The total expense of construction is said to be around 47,000 Rupees and further developed because Cursetjee Fardoonjee Parekh donated Rs. 20,000 for the fountain's betterment. It is also known as Hutatma Chowk because that is the main square wall within which the monument is constructed. It is also one of the main hubs for commercial activities. You will find many prestigious institutes, such as the famous Bombay University, Gateway of India and Bombay Stock Exchange bordering the Flora fountain. The best time to see this fountain is definitely at night as it offers the most exquisite view to tourists because its completely lit up!

  • This place is open 24 hours.

  • Hutatma Chowk or travel from Marine Lines station or Churchgate. 

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  • Flora Fountain Address: Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, MH, India
  • Flora Fountain Timing: 07:30 am - 06:30 pm
  • Flora Fountain Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Flora Fountain: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 5.35% of people who visit Mumbai include Flora Fountain in their plan

  • 37.5% of people start their Flora Fountain visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Flora Fountain

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

90.91% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Flora Fountain

People normally club together Jijamata Udyan Zoo ( Ranichi Baug ) and Hanging Gardens while planning their visit to Flora Fountain.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • This landmark is recognized by the fountain and status dedicated to Goddess Flora, a European ancient deity. It's mainly famous for secondhand rare books which have nurtured many readers and writers in Mumbai throughout time. Must visit once at least to experience it.

  • It is quite old fountain. This is quite a fame. Its attraction attracts anyone, but there is a lack of it that only a small number of people can see it because there is a lot of traffic here. Thanks For Reading 📖

  • this fountain is located near kalaghoda and looks really beautifull. the best thing is that its located in the center of 3 roads which gives amazing view. currently some revamp work is going on here which will beautify this more. very nice place must take one selfie when u visit .

  • It's an amazing place for book lovers. You can get books for 100 rupees only. You got to bargain with shopkeepers. Must visit for avid readers

  • “Flora fountain was constructed in the year 1864 “ and named after Roman Goddess Flora. A beautiful statue of Flora, the Roman Goddess is seen at the top. It is one of the Heritage structures of India. The other heritage constructions around Flora Fountain are Gateway of India, Central Telegraph Office, Bombay High Court and a lot more. If you were to visit Flora fountain do not miss visiting the place in the evening to see the beautifully lit fountain.

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