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Indian Monuments

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The article Indian Monuments presents the list of some Historical Monuments present across the country. This article plays an important role in GA/GK preparation in many competitive exams such as IBPS PO, Clerk, SBI PO, Clerk, SSC CGL, SSC CPO, LIC AO etc.


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Indian Monuments of National Importance includes the famous and most beautiful monuments with rock-sculpture, monolith statues and archaeological sites.

Below table contains the list of Indian Monuments.

Monument Location Built by
Akbar’s Mausoleum Sikandra, Uttar Pradesh Akbar
Agra Fort Agra, Uttar Pradesh Akbar
Aaram Baagh Agra, Uttar Pradesh Babur
Ajanta Caves Aurangabad, Maharashtra Gupta Rulers
Bibi Ka Maqbara Aurangabad, Maharashtra Aurangzeb
Bharatpur Fort Bharatpur, Rajasthan Raja Surajmal Singh
Bahai Temple Delhi Flint & Neill
Bara Imambara Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh Asaf-ud Daula
Basilica of Bom Jesus Goa
Charminar Hyderabad, Telangana Quli Qutub shah
Champaner Pavagadh Archaeological Park Panchmahal, Gujarat Mahmud Begada
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai, Maharashtra
Deewan-e-Khan Agra Fort, UP Shahjahan
Dargah Ajmer Sharif Ajmer, Rajasthan Sultan Shamsuddin
Dilwara Jain Temple Mount Abu, Rajasthan Siddharaja
Elephanta Caves Mumbai, Maharashtra Aurangzeb
Ellora Caves Aurangabad, Maharashtra Rashtrakutas built Hindu & Buddhist Caves. Yadav Dynasty built Jain caves
Feroz Shah Kotla Delhi Firuz Shah Tughlaq
Fatehpur Sikri Agra, UP Akbar
Gateway of India Mumbai, Maharashtra British Government
Gol Gumbaz Bijapur Muhammad Adil Shah
Golconda Fort Hyderabad Kakatiya Dynasty
Golghar Patna, Bihar British Government
Humayun’s Tomb Delhi Bigga Begum (Humayun’s wife)
Hawa Mahal Jaipur, Rajasthan Maharaj Pratap Singh
Hauz Khas Delhi Alauddin Khilji
Itmad-ud-daulah-fort Agra, UP Nūr Jahān
India Gate Delhi Sir Edwin Lutyens
Jodhpur Fort Jodhpur, Rajasthan Rao Jodhaji
Jim Corbett park Nainital, Uttarakhand William Malcolm Hailey
Jantar-Mantar Delhi Sawai Jai Singh
Jagannath Temple Puri, Odisha Anantavarman Chodaganga
Jama Masjid Delhi Shahjahan
Jaisalmer Fort Jaisalmer Rawal Jaisal
Jaigarh Fort Jaipur, Rajasthan Sawai Jai Singh
Khajuraho Temples Madhya Pradesh Chandela Dynasty
Kumbhalgarh Fort Rajsamand, Rajasthan Kumbha of Mewar
Kanheri Caves Mumbai, Maharashtra Buddhists
Khirki Masjid Delhi Ghiyath al-Din Tughluq
Lake Palace Lake Pichola, Udaipur Maharana Jagat Singh II
Lakshmi Narayan Temple Delhi Birla Family
Lal Bagh Bangalore, Karnataka Hyder Ali
Moti Masjid Delhi Fort Aurangzeb
Agra Fort, UP Shahjahan
Makkah Masjid Hyderabad, Telangana Quli Qutub shah
Mysore Palace Mysore Rajarshi Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV
Mehrangarh Mahal Jodhpur, Rajasthan Rao Jodha
Nahargarh Fort Jaipur, Rajasthan Sawai Jai Singh
Nishat Garden Srinagar, J & K Asaf Ali
Pathar Ki Masjid Patna, Bihar Pervez Shah
President House Delhi British Government
Purana Qila Delhi Sher Shah Suri
Qutub Minar Delhi Qutb al-Din Aibak
Red Fort Delhi Shahjahan
Rani ki vav Gujarat Queen Udayamati
Swarna Mandir (Golden Temple) Amritsar, Punjab Guru Ramdas
Sun Temple Kornak, Odisha Narasimhadeva I
Shalimar Garden Srinagar, J&K Jahangir
Shish Mahal Agra, UP Shahjahan
Shantiniketan West Bengal Rabindranath Tagore
Sabarmati Ashram Ahmedabad, Gujarat Mahatma Gandhi
Safdar Jang Tomb Delhi Shuja-ud-daula
Saint George Fort Chennai, Tamil Nadu East India Company
Sati Burj Mathura, UP Bhagwant Das
Shershah’s Tomb Sasaram, Bihar Sher Shah’s son
Tajmahal Agra, UP Shahjahan
Victoria Memorial Kolkata, West Bengal British Government
Vijaya Stambha Chittorgarh, Rajasthan Maharana Kumbha
Vishnupad Temple Gaya, Bihar Ahilyabai Holkar