Historical

Shahid Minar

The 'Martyr’s Tower'

Shahid Minar
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Founded in 1848, this 48 meters high monument is a prominent landmark of Kolkata. Shahid Minar means ‘Martyr’s Tower’ to honour the sacrifice of Indian freedom fighters. Located in Esplanade, which is one of the best shopping destinations in the city. ‘Eden Gardens’ Cricket stadium is in the vicinity.

Visitor’s Guide

Address Dharmtalla bus stop, Dufferin Rd, Kolkata, West Bengal 700069
Address in Local Language ধর্মতলা বাস স্টপ, ডাফারিন আরডি, কলকাতা, পশ্চিমবঙ্গ 700069
Famous for Colonial pillar, Nearby shopping complex
Tickets Free
Timings 24/7 open
Duration 15-30 mins
Nearest Bus Stop Esplanade Bus Stand
Nearest Railway Stop Howrah Railway Station
Parking Facility Parking area are available
Photography Allowed
Contact No 09525295740
Website www.kolkatatourism.co.in

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