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Independence Monument

Sohrawardi Park | Shahbagh, Dhaka City 1000, Bangladesh
+880 1719-429321
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It's a shame

It's our shame. We named it Independence Monument!! Either we do not understand the meaning or we... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
Motiul
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Sheikh Mujib’s historic declaration of independence.

The Independence Monument, or 'Shadhinota Stambha' as it is called in Bengali, has been erected at... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
One_Bangali
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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  • Very good9%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“eternal flame” (3 reviews)
“high tower” (2 reviews)
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Sohrawardi Park | Shahbagh, Dhaka City 1000, Bangladesh
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+880 1719-429321
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

It's our shame. We named it Independence Monument!! Either we do not understand the meaning or we ignore. Please make the area attractive. Clean the water. Make a good garden surrounding it. Maintain walk-way. And need enough lights. Please

Thank Motiul
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Independence Monument, or 'Shadhinota Stambha' as it is called in Bengali, has been erected at the spot where independence leader and Father of the Nation - Sheikh Mujibur Rahman - made his historic declaration of independence before the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War. The monument...More

2  Thank One_Bangali
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Independence Monument, magnificent and beautiful has been made at a place where Father of the nation gave a call for the freedom and where Pakistan forces surrendered in 1971. Government of Bangladesh decided to build this monument in 1996 and construction began in 1999.The monument...More

Thank SatyendraGarg
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is beside my office and i frequently went their to view it's beauty. its looks good at the end of the day.

Thank Khandakar M
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

The Suhrawardy Udyan of the capital Dhaka of Bangladesh is historical place, many significant historical incidents took place in this place. Independence Monument or Swadhinata Stambha in Bengali is a national monument to commemorate the historical events that took place in the Suhrawardy Udyan. The...More

2  Thank zamanwho
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Its looks so High, Its looks so beautiful, when you looking to this Independence Monument you will feel how Independent you are.

2  Thank Mushfiqpat
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I recently found about this place after a friend told me about it. The monument is placed on the exact point where the podium was from which the Father of the Nation declared the Independence of Bangladesh. The large tower and the light exerted from...More

Thank Anik_Rahman
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