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Home>>North India>>Uttar-Pradesh>>Historical>>Victoria Memorial

Victoria Memorial

Victoria Memorial (Lucknow)

Victoria Memorial, Victoria Memorial travel, Victoria Memorial tourism, Victoria Memorial Historical Place, travel to Victoria Memorial MonumentLucknow tour is one of the most popular travel places amongst tourists. Lucknow Tourism has many other tourist places to provide for the tourists visiting Lucknow India. A tour to Lucknow is lifetime knowledge to remember forever as the tourist destinations within and around the city go away the travelers captivated.

Lucknow is situated on the banks of the Gomti River. Lucknow is the cultural center of northern India where people are too polite and have their own charming culture and tradition. Lucknow is also famous for its, jewelry silks, perfumes and mouth-watering nawabi cuisines.

Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh, is popularly known as the 'the city of Nawabs'. Lucknow city was founded by Nawab Asaf-ud-Daulah. In the past times, it provided as the capital of the nawabs of Awadh and it is one of the reasons why it is also called as the city of the Nawabs. Lucknow tourism gets one closer to the glorious day's city, through a visit to its several monuments and ruins. The capital city of Lucknow has a magical attraction surrounding it. The city of Lucknow leaves an everlasting impression on its visitors. Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh, is one of the few places where one can still find people saying 'aap', 'janab', 'pehle aap', etc.

The Lucknow Victoria Memorial was created by J.H. Hornimen, in 1908, as a memorial to Queen Victoria. Built of white makrana marble it is situated in Victoria Park, now known as Begum Hazrat Mahal Park. The Victoria memorial was built at a price of Rs. 1.30 lac, of which the statue alone cost Rs. 41,502.

 

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