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Lalbag Fort

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Address: Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Phone Number: 88029673018
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10:00 - 13:00
13:30 - 18:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 13:00
13:30 - 18:00
Fri 10:00 - 12:30
15:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 13:00
13:30 - 18:00
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Lalbag Fort was the sight of the first battle for independence against the...

Lalbag Fort was the sight of the first battle for independence against the British in 1857.

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Nice place among conjested surrounding

Nice green with touch of history in each building. Garden is well maintained. Entry is hassle less. Surrounding is conjested

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Kishore T
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Jamshedpur, India
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Jamshedpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice green with touch of history in each building. Garden is well maintained. Entry is hassle less. Surrounding is conjested

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Kolkata, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a very old fort in Dhaka. I had a very good expectation but found it as an average place. Different ticket price from Foreigner. Being a SRRAC country I pad 100 BDT. Place is not well maintained expect there are some good flower gardens.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lalbag fort is situated in the old town of Dhaka City. I used to play "hide and seek" with my classmates inside this fort during 1969-1970 while the fort was not renovated and there was no boundary wall at that time. The fort contains all the amenities human lives. It also a place for breathing in the most congested towns... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fort from the past, a glimpse of a history with old buildings and a green garden nicelooking except the waterfountains. On a Friday busy.

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Thank ulf-simon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good to visit!! Historical place. Opportunity to know more. Place for family visit. Nice arrangement.

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Thank Evans R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a historical place, a big garden with walkaways surrounded with high walls and in the middle you have a small fort that reorganized as a museum. What I didn't like is that they have a double standard for entry tickets, cheaper ones for locals and much more expensive ones for foreigners. Also inside museum, staff that works is... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice open place, you can enjoy with your family members. Now a days they arranged light & water play. You will enjoy. For foreign nation additional fee will be charged.

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Thank Shaeekh
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lalbagh fort is magnificent building with a fascinating history, kept in dire conditions, poorly illustrated, and surrounded by ghastly new cement mid rise construction, it is worth a visit - as is all of magnificent old Dhaka, before it is completely destroyed

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Thank cecilia v
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

People while in Dhaka must visit this place at least once in a lifetime! Its historical & great place to spend some fun time with friends & family!

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Dhaka, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a long history behind this historical place. It is a must-see place for the tourist who comes to visit Bangladesh and wants to know its history and culture. A lovely place to visit and everyone will enjoy to visit this place.

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