Built in 1650 by Shah Jahan's wife, Fatehpuri Begum, Fatehpuri Masjid is a significant architectural monument of Delhi. The single dome and the imposing minarets are unique to the Fatehpuri Masjid, Delhi.
Nearby Attractions, Fatehpuri Masjid
Some of the nearby tourist attractions are
Jama Masjid - also known as Masjid-i-Jahan Numa, it was completed in 1656. The mosque is one of the most significant mosques of India. The architecture of Jama Masjid is unique.
Rajghat - it is where the mortal remains of Mahatma Gandhi are preserved. Located on the banks of the Yamuna, Rajghat is set in the midst of lush greenery.
Chandni Chowk - it is one of the oldest streets of Delhi. There are a number of tourist locations on this street.
Lothian Cemetery - it is the first cemetery built by the British in India. The imposing celtic cross in the cemetery is magnificent.
Salimgarh Fort - built in 1546 by Salim Shah, the fort is located on the banks of the river Yamuna. It has immense historical significance.
St James Church - built by Colonel James Skinner, St James Church was consecrated inn 1836.
Dara Shikoh Library - Dara Shikoh, Shah Jahan's son built this library. It was also the residence of First British Resident of India.
History of Fatehpuri Masjid
Fatehpuri Masjid - Fast Facts
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