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National Parliament House

Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
+880 1715-093412
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Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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+880 1715-093412
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"architect louis"
in 23 reviews
"modern architecture"
in 18 reviews
"sher e bangla nagar"
in 22 reviews
"jatiyo sangsad bhaban"
in 11 reviews
"amazing architecture"
in 9 reviews
"crescent lake"
in 6 reviews
"significant buildings"
in 6 reviews
"master piece"
in 7 reviews
"artificial lake"
in 10 reviews
"national pride"
in 9 reviews
"nice building"
in 6 reviews
"main building"
in 10 reviews
"street food"
in 8 reviews
"guided tour"
in 6 reviews
"nice place"
in 16 reviews
"morning and evening"
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"must visit place"
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are in Bangladesh - you have to visit this monument. Also research the architect & the thought he put behind the design before visiting so you can truly admire this beauty.

Thank Dekyi S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We could not get in the parliament, as it was an evening before their national holiday but could enjoy surrounding area. Place was full of local people, couples, ... vibrant, colourful and very alive. As you can see below, it was pretty illuminated...

Thank Nela Z
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This a great piece of architecture that attracts locals and foreigners alike. However, there has been no try to turn it into a tourist spot. Locals gather there with the hope of a fresh breath, only not to find it, on public holidays and other...More

Thank tamam1986
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the current national parliament house. This building has a great architectural design. There is an artificial lake surrounded the building. A must see for tourists.

Thank Zakir H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For only $6 you can get a private tour as a foreigner! I had to go through a few hoops, though. Not open on Fri, Sat.

Thank Shannon P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The president Ziaur Rahman Make the constructuion and it so strong and big natureal space people enjoy there time everyday

Thank kazihosain
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

National parliament of Bangladesh is one of the best architectural site in the whole world. The designer was Louis I Kahn who used his best work to represent Bangladesh in this project. You must visit this site in your lifetime I guess.

Thank Rubayed N
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

One the most beautiful pieces of architecture...You have to see it to believe it. We are locals so we see it almost every few days during our commute, even then we can't help glancing at it as it is quite impossible not to :-). A...More

Thank Bushra S
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is the National Parliament Building of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. It was designed by famous Architect Louis Kahn over an area of 215 acres of land. A oasis of calm in a capital with 20 million people. The building was featured prominently in...More

Thank JKDhaka
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

If you are a fan or follower of architecture, it is a must visit for you. This white marble complex is a creation of famous architect Luis Kahn and attracts a lot of visitors. However, still there is no established procedure of entering this as...More

Thank smmahboob
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thereallife
July 20, 2017|
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Response from thereallife | Reviewed this property |
I am gonna answer this one myself: for foreigners it is very easy to get access. You will be waiting to be picked up at a reception, go through security and deposit your belongings with them (including cell phone/ cameras... More
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F4421GMsarah
January 9, 2017|
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Response from ZiaUddinAhmed | Reviewed this property |
Its quite easy part,just show up and tell the security officer to call visit section via intercom and they will let you in while are inside there will be a guide who will show you around just need to pay BDT 600 and your... More
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Youngest G
March 16, 2015|
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Response from nikrang | Reviewed this property |
Its the Bangla Parliament house and seat of the govt. Louis Kahn was the architect and it is surrounded by a huge garden and lawns. Visitors can view from the street ,but cannot wander in unless you get special permission... More
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