Red Fort

“Exhilarating Sedimentary rocks view of Qila-e-Mubarak.

A phase of history which includes memories of the glorious age of the Mughal rulers.
The Red Fort in Delhi is one of the important tourist attractions.
Height: 18–33 metres
Architectural style(s): Indo-IslamicMughal
Red Fort was originally made of lime stones.the British had to paint it with red when the white stone began chipping off.
It was made by Shah Jahan the grandson of Akbar the Great,
which took 10 long years by Ustad Hamid and Ustad Ahmed
The Kohinoor Diamond Was a part of the royal throne of Shah Jahan – located in the Diwani-i-Khas. 

Parts of Red Fort: 
  1. Rang Mahal
  2. Mumtaz Mahal
  3. Khas Mahal
  4. Hira Mahal
  5. Lahori Gate
  6. Delhi Gate
  7. Chhatta Chowk
  8. Naubat Khana
  9. Diwan-i-Aam
  10. Diwan-i-Khas
  11. Nahr-i-Bihisht
  12. Hammam
  13. Baoli
  14. Moti Masjid
  15. Hayat Bakhsh Bagh
  16. Princes' quarter
The Red Fort has been listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2007 for its historical as well as cultural importance. 

Official Website

UNESCO Website:  
https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/231/
Delhi Tourism Website: http://www.delhitourism.gov.in/delhitourism/tourist_place/red_fort.jsp
Ministry of Culture Website Page:
http://indiaculture.nic.in/red-fort-complex

Timings

Tuesday to Sunday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
(Monday Closed)

Entry Fee

Indian: Rs.10/-
Foreigner: Rs.250/-

Location

Netaji Subhash Marg, Lal Qila, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi, Delhi 110006
Nearest Metro Station: Central Secretariat. 
Direction: https://goo.gl/maps/5WzZ5WZzVR4nH7JK6

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