red fort Tours – India, Delhi, New Delhi, Rajasthan, Jaipur, Uttar Pradesh, Varanasi

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Netaji Subhash Marg, Lal Qila, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi, Delhi 110006, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, Jaipur, Rajasthan, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Hours : 9:00am to 5:00pm

About this place

The Red Fort is a historical fort in the city of Delhi in India. It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal dynasty for nearly 200 years, until 1857.Constructed in 1639 by the fifth Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as the palace of his fortified capital Shahjahanabad

The fort was plundered of its artwork and jewels during Nadir Shah's invasion of the Mughal Empire in 1747. Most of the fort's precious marble structures were subsequently destroyed by British colonialists following the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857. The forts's defensive walls were largely spared, and the fortress was subsequently used as a garrison.The Red Fort was also the site where British colonialists put the last Mughal Emperor on trial before exiling him to Rangoon in 1858.

nice place to take rest and have fun

by metro to chandni chownk get out of station and move to the fort

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