Historical Monuments of India

India is a nation which is well known for its wide range of Historical Monuments. The country is a beautiful amalgamation of diverse culture, religions, traditions and customs.

 People call India as ‘Sone Ki Chidiya’ as India is a land of beautiful ancient architecture which attracts people’s attention and makes them anxious to know more about them in detail.

 The Monuments of India are the result of long period of invasion. Historical Places of India represents the great achievement in art and architecture. 

Top 50 Famous Historical Monuments of India:

NamePlaceBuilt by
Adhai Din Ka JhopraAjmer (Rajasthan)Qutubuddin Aibak
Agra FortAgra (UP)Akbar
Ajanta- Ellora CavesAurangabad (Maharashtra)Gupta rulers
Akbar’s Tomb / MausoleumSikandra (UP)Akbar
Anand BhawanAllahabad (UP)Motilal Nehru
Aram BaghAgra (UP)Babur
Bada ImambaraLucknow (UP)Asaf-ud-daula
Bharatpur FortBharatpur (Rajasthan)Raja Surajmal Singh
Bibi Ka MaqbaraAurangabad (Maharashtra)Aurangzeb
Char- MinarHyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)Quli Qutub Shah
Charar-E- SharJammu & KashmirZainul Abedin
Chhota ImambaraLucknow (UP)Muhammad Ali Shah
Dargah Ajmer SharifAjmer (Rajasthan)Sultan Shyasuddin
Deewan-E- KhasAgra Fort (UP)Shahjahan
Dilwara’s Jain TempleMount Abu (Rajasthan)Siddharaja
Elephanta’s CaveMumbai (Maharashtra)Rashtrakuta rulers
Fatehpur SikriAgra (UP)Akbar
Ferozshah KotlaDelhiFerozshan Tughlaq
Gateway Of IndiaMumbai (Maharashtra)British Govt.
GolgharPatna (Bihar)British Govt.
Hauz KhasDelhiAlauddin Khilji
Hawa MahalJaipur (Rajasthan)Maharaja Pratap Singh
Humayun’s TombDelhiHumayun’s wife
Itmad-Ud-Daula FortAgra (UP)Noorjahan
Jagannath TemplePuri (Odisha)Anantvarman Ganga
Jaigarh FortJaipur (Rajasthan)Sawai Jai Singh
Jama MasjidAgra (UP)Shahjahan
Jama MasjidDelhiShahjahan
Jantar-MantarDelhiSawai Jai Singh
Jim Corbett ParkNainital (Uttarakhand)Sir Malcom Hailley
Jodhpur FortJodhpur (Rajasthan)Rao Jodhaji
Kanheri’s FortMumbai (Maharashtra)Buddhists
Khirki MasjidDelhiGhyasuddin Tughlaq
Lakshmi Narayan TempleDelhiBirla Family
Lal BaghBangaluru (Karnataka)Hyder Ali
Makka MasjidHyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)Quli Qutub Shah
Moti MasjidAgra Fort (UP)Shahjahan
Moti MasjidDelhi FortAurangzeb
Nahargarh FortJaipur (Rajasthan)Sawai Jai Singh
Nishat GardenSrinagar (J & K)Asaf Ali
Pathar Ki MasjidPatna (Bihar)Pervez Shah
President HouseDelhiBritish Govt.
Purana QilaDelhiShershan Suri
Qutub MinarDelhiQutubuddin Aibak
Red FortDelhiShahjahan
Sabarmati AshramAhmadabad (Gujarat)Mahatma Gandhi
Safdar Jung TombDelhiShuja-ud-daula
Saint George FortChennai (Tamil Nadu)East India Company
Sati BurjMathura (UP)Raja Bhagwan Das
Shalimar GardenSrinagar (J & K)Jahangir
ShantiniketanWest BengalRabindra Nath Tagore
Shershah’s TombSasaram (Bihar)Shershah’s son
Shish MahalAgra (UP)Shahjahan
Sun TempleKornak (Odisha)Narsimhadeva I
Swarna Mandir (Golden Temple)Amritsar (Punjab)Guru Ramdas
Taj MahalAgra (UP)Shahjahan
Vellure MathKolkata (West Bengal)Swami Vivekanand
Victoria MemorialKolkata (West Bengal)British Govt.
Vijaya StambhaChittorgarh (Rajasthan)Maharana Kumbha
Vishnupad TempleGaya (Bihar)Rani Ahiliabai

 

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