ATTRACTION POINTS IN ALLAHABAD

NAGVASUKI TEMPLE

  The temple is dedicated to the Vasuki, the king of the serpents. Naag Vasuki Temple sits on the north banks of the Ganga, to the north of the railway bridge in the northern corner of Daraganj. It is believed that around the 10th Century, an old temple existed here, perhaps the original. The Maratha King Shridhar Bhonsle constructed the ...
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VICTORIA MEMORIAL COMPANY GARDEN

Formerly known as Alfred Park and now renamed as Chandra Shekhar Azad Company Garden, this park is a tantalizing place in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. It is a public park that was built in the year 1870 to mark the visit of Prince Alfred in the city. It unfolds across an area of 133 acres and is the biggest park in ...
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ALOPI DEVI TEMPLE

  Alopi Devi Mandir is situated next to the place where the Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati rivers converge. This temple is one of the holiest in India. It is believed that when Sati was burnt, Lord Shiva was moving around the sky with her body. When Lord Vishnu saw this sight, he threw his chakra at the corpse to relieve ...
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MINTO PARK

Minto Park, officially known as Madan Mohan Malviya Park is rechristened after politician and educationalist, Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, who is widely known for his Indian freedom struggle against the British Raj. It is situated on the banks of River Yamuna and is a great place for researchers and visitors. The main attraction of the park is a white marble ...
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SOMESHWAR MAHADEV TEMPLE

  Someshwar Mahadev Temple in Allahabad is one among the many holy places in Allahabad. Someshwar Mahadev Temple is an ancient temple which is situated opposite to the Allahabad Fort across Sangam in the Arail area. The Someshwar Mahadev Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Someshwar Mahadev Temple is situated in Naini in Allahabad across the holy river Yamuna. Someshwar ...
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ALL SAINTS CATHEDRAL

  All Saints Cathedral in Allahabad was built in the late 19th century and today stands remarkably as colonial structure. All Saints Cathedral Church was designed by Sir William Emerson in the year 1870. The intricate work and designs on the marble altar and the stained glass panel makes the building more attractive. The Gothic style of architecture of the ...
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ALLAHABAD MUSEUM

  Allahabad Museum, inaugurated in 1947 by the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru is one of the best-kept museums in India. The museum is known for it’s separate galleries which are devoted to archaeological findings, art gallery, natural history exhibits and artefacts. The museum has a large collection of displays that are showcased across 18 galleries.. The objects ...
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JAWAHAR PLANETARIUM

  It is named after the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, and is present on the same campus in which the ancestral home of the Prime Minister is. Built in 1979, it is managed by Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund, having its headquarters at Teen MurtiBhavan, New Delhi. The planetarium is surrounded by lush green lawns and is a ...
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ANAND BHAVAN

  Anand Bhavan (also known as Swaraj Bhavan) is the former residence of Nehru family which has now been transformed into a museum showcasing various artefacts and articles of the era of Independence movement in India. When the prior residence of Nehru's family Swaraj Bhavan started to be used as an office of Indian National Congress, a new Nehru residence ...
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TRIVENI SANGAM

Located about 7 kilometres from the Civil Lines Township in Allahabad, the Triveni Sangam is the junction point of three rivers - Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati (which is a mythical river, supposed to have dried up millenniums ago). Both Ganga and Yamuna are extremely revered rivers in Indian mythology, and hence the confluence point of these rivers has attained extremely ...
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KHUSRO BAGH

Khusro Bagh is a large historical garden, in which tombs of Prince Khusro, the eldest son of Emperor Jahangir and Sultan Begum are located. The three sandstone mausoleums within this walled garden, represent an exquisite example of Mughal architecture. The design of its main entrance, the surrounding gardens and the three-tier tomb of Sultan Begum has been attributed to Aqa ...
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ALLAHABAD FORT

Allahabad Fort is a splendid work of architecture that was built during the reign of Akbar, the Mughal Emperor of Allahabad in 1583. The marvellous structure is located on the banks of the confluence of the Rivers Ganga and Yamuna in the North-Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Allahabad Fort is known as the largest fort ever built by Akbar. This ...
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