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Historical Places

TOWN HALL

Place : Esplaned Row(west), Kolkata

Accessable : Bus,Cab.

The Town Hall is a very important and famous land mark in Kolkata.Currently Kolkata Municipal Corporation is maintaning this Historical Building, situated in busiest place in kolkata.During British period this Town Hall was most Important place for their social gathering ocassion as well as politcial ocassion. Artchitect Col.John Grastin Built this famous Roman Doric type structure in the year of 1813.

SAHEED MINAR

Place : Esplanade,Kolkata

Accessable : Bus,Cab,Metro.

This 48 meter high Egyptian structure was erected in the year of 1828 in memory of Major General David Ochterlony of British East India Company.It is in memory of his victory in nepal war of 1814-1816 that the Monument was built. It look like the replica of famous Qtab Minar in Delhi. This SAHEED MINAR also known as Ochterlony Monument.It has a arial view of Kolkata but for that you have to climb up 200 stairs.Currently Archeological Department of india & Government of West-Bengal is maintaning this Historical structure.

NIZAM PALACE

Place : A.J.C Bose Rd. Kolkata

Accessable : Bus,Cab,Metro.

This Nizam Palace is Located in most frequented place in Kolkata.This palace was built by a Armenian business man J.C.Gulastan in memory of his wife and named GulastanPark.During world war-I this palace was used as a hospital.King Edward-VIII was the guest in this palace. In 1933 it was sold to Nizam of Hydrabad Mir Osman Ali Khan. Initially Nizam Named ir "SABA PALACE" & later "Nizam Palace"

General Post-office(GPO)

Place : Dalhousie, Kolkata

Accessable : Bus,Cab,Tram.

GPO is the prime post office in Westbengal & one of the great landmark of kolkata.This kind of modern postal systen was intoduced by Warren hestings by1774. Construction of this building started by Walter B grenville & was copleted by 1868. The site where GPO is located was the site of first Fort William, as a mark there is brass plate in eastern side of this building. GPO handels most of the mails and peacel of kolkata.

METROPOLITAN BUILDING

Place : Esplanade, Kolkata

Accessable : Bus,Cab,Metro,Tram.

Metropolitan Building is the important landmak in Chowringee. It was built in the year of 1905 by Metropolitan Insurance Company. This Victorian style Palacious building was built by Calcutta based british contractor "Mackintosh Burn Ltd." Formerly it was known as the Whiteway Laidlaw Depertmental Store,probably this building is the first Depatmental Store during British Raj.Currently LIC of India maintaining this property.

JANBAZAR RAJBARI

Place : Janbazar,Kolkata

Accessable : Bus,Cab.

This 200 years old Rajbari belongs to famous "Rani Rasmoni" wife of babu Raj Chandra Das. This Rajbari is the central attraction of Janbazar.This huge building is situated in Surendranath Banerjee Road near Kolkata Municipal Corporation Office.the father-in-law of Rani Rashmoni built this house in the year 1805 and it took 7-8 year to complete. There is a"NatMondir" inside the building where the famous durgapuja is held.Currently Kolkata Municipal Corporation declaired this building as a heritage property.

 

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