Places around Chandigarh with Architecture

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1/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture

The Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial, also known as Fateh Burj, is situated in Chandigarh and is located in Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar in the state of Punjab. The Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial is 14. 5 kms away from the heart of Chandigarh.

Fateh Burj was established and inaugurated on 30th November in the year 2011 with respect to the victory of Baba Singh in the war against the Mughal forces in the year 1710. This memorial was built within 11 months in the year of 2011. Fateh Burj literally translates into 'Victory Tower'. It reaches up to a height of 328 feet and is...

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2/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture
Capitol Complex, Chandigarh
8 kms from Chandigarh city limits
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The Capitol Complex in Chandigarh is situated in Sector 1 with a postal code of 160001. This place is usually visited from the Sukhna Lake which is also considered as a highly regarded tourist attraction. The Capitol complex is located at a distance of 8 kms from Chandigarh city center.

The Capitol Complex is a government structure that was designed with heave influence of French architecture by one of the greatest architects - Le Corbusier. This complex depicts and portrays the typical Chandigarh architecture that has a tinge of modernisation along with conventional designs. The C...

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3/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture

Christ the King Cathedral is one of Chandigarh's oldest and most admired churches. It is located opposite to Palika Bazar in the Sector 19 of Chandigarh. It is located in the heart of Chandigarh, only 2 km away from the city center.

Christ the King Cathedral is a peaceful place where people, irrespective of their religion, assemble to live through the sanctity of soul. The church is an extremely spiritual place and devotees gather here to pray and honor Jesus Christ. The architecture of the church is meticulous and intense. The chambers, where the disciples get together to say thei...

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4/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture

Government Museum and Art Gallery is a momentous place where artifacts from the time before the Indian Independence are preserved. The museum is located at the Jan Marg in the Sector 10 C of Chandigarh. It is situated 2. 5 km away from the city's heart.

The Government Museum and Art Gallery is a remarkable place to observe prehistoric artifacts, paintings, souvenirs, and sculptures. It is also an architectural marvel designed by the Swiss-French architect, Le Corbusier. Before the partition of India, the museum was located in Lahore. After the partition, the objects, paintings, and...

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5/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture
ISCKON, Chandigarh
Within Chandigarh city limits
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Set upon 3 acres of land at a distance of 2. 5 km from the city of Chandigarh is the ISCKON Temple. This is one of the 600 hundred temples of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, which was established by A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada in July 1966.

The ISCKON temple at Chandigarh is spacious, clean and well maintained, and is often visited for its peaceful atmosphere. The building contains a spacious central hall with beautiful idols of Radha and Krishna, and there is also space provided for waiting for darshan and prayer. The temple also boasts of a library a...

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6/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture

Japanese Garden is a modern Japanese styled park located within city limits of Chandigarh.

Japanese Garden was inaugurated in November 2014, it is the latest addition to the beauty of Chandigarh. This japanese style park, developed over an area of 13 acres, showcase the Japanese culture, art and various types of plants. The main attractions of this garden include a pagoda tower, meditation hut, zen garden, statues of Buddha, a small pond with pretend crocodiles, a bridge over the pond and much more. The Japanese Garden consists of two phases. The Phase-1 was inaugurated on 7 November...

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7/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture
Le Corbusier Centre
Within Chandigarh city limits
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Le Corbusier Centre is a historic landmark building in Chandigarh. It is located in Sector 19, Chandigarh, and is situated at Madhya Marg - within Chandigarh city limits.

Le Corbusier Centre has been set up by the Chandigarh Administration, at the old Sector 19 office of the city's architect, Le Corbusier. The Swiss-French architect used the office while conceptualizing the city almost six decades ago. The Centre displays and exhibits the life and works of Le Corbusier, so that tourists and future generations may be able to acquaint themselves with the rich cultural heritage of the...

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8/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture
Leisure Valley, Chandigarh
8 kms from Chandigarh city limits
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Leisure Valley is a famed sculptured park in Chandigarh. Leisure Valley was once an eroded valley that was sculptured into a park by Le Corbusier. This Valley is over 8 kms long that covers the area all the way from Sector-1 in the north to the southern most edge of Chandigarh in Sector-53.

Leisure Valley in Chandigarh is a perfect place to take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life. It was Le Corbusier's endeavor to create such a place where people can enjoy a clean environment and breathe in fresh air. Leisure valley is the most beautiful and popular tourist attraction...

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9/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture

Mata Mansa Devi Mandir is a Hindu temple dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi, a form of Shakti, in the Panchkula district of Haryana state in India. The temple complex is spread amongst 100 acres of the Shivalik foothills in the village of Bilaspur. It is located at a distance of 11 Kms from Chandigarh city.

Mata Mansa Devi is one of the prominent Shakti temples of North India. According to the Hindu mythology, the head of Devi Sati had fallen over at this particular spot. Mata Mansa Devi Temple at Panchkula is a symbol of Himalayan culture and faith. The shrine located on the foot hil...

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10/10 Places to Visit in Chandigarh with Architecture
Rock Garden, Chandigarh
7 kms from Chandigarh city limits
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The Rock Garden is Chandigarh is located in Sector 1 with a postal code of 160001. It is situated around 7 kms away from the Chandigarh city. There are 3 closest landmarks to this garden: the Sukhna Lake, the Doll Museum and the High Court of Punjab and Haryana.

The Rock Garden is famously known by the name of Nek Chand's Rock Garden. This garden was started secretly by Nek Chand in the year 1957 and was formally inaugurated in 1976. This garden houses sculptured rocks for over a total area of 40 acres. Nek Chand made utmost use of industrial and home wastes in order to build his s...

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