The Victoria Memorial story…

When was it built: Built between 1906 to 1921 Who built it: Conceptualised by George Curzon, Viceroy of India Where is it located: Kolkata, West Bengal, India Why was it built: To commemorate Queen Victoria  Architectural Style: Indo-Saracenic revivalist style Visiting Hours: 10am-5pm (Monday-Sunday) How to Reach: Located in the metro city of Kolkata which is well-connected with several national and international […]

The Taj mahal history…..

Taj mahal  INTRODUCTION Commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the remains of his cherished wife, the Taj Mahal stands on the southern bank of the Yamuna River in Agra, India. The famed mausoleum complex, built over more than 20 years, is one of the most outstanding examples of Mughal architecture, […]