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Address: Savar 1343, Bangladesh
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Must visit place in dhaka

A must visit place in dhaka. Is very near from Dhaka city takes around a hour. You would wonder to see the modern architecture.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Dhaka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

A must visit place in dhaka. Is very near from Dhaka city takes around a hour. You would wonder to see the modern architecture.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Savar is just 40 km away from Dhaka city center in Bangladesh. This beautiful place will touch your heart with its told and untold stories of freedom fighters of Bangladesh war for Independence. The memorial has a nice tower with big gardens all around.

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Lautrec, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

A stunning site set back off a very busy road but you would hardly know this as the places is calming and tranquil. Take the time to wander around and marvel at the stunning simplicity of the monument to the martyrs of independence. Worth looking up the conflict which is little known outside of this region but had a significant... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I think every visitor should visit this memorial perferably with a local who would explain the background to this place.

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Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Big garden with lot of trash around. The tower is nice. If there are some explaintion abt the history for tourist will be good

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Sanur, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This is the National Martyrs Monument in Savar, about 40 minutes drive from Dhaka, the monument remembers the martyrs of the independence war in 1971-2. It has an unique structure and lies adjacent to a lake. Not too busy place, place. The Bangladeshi people get emotional about this monument and the war it remembers. That war is still something everyone... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Jatiyo Sriti Shoudho (Bengali: জাতীয় স্মৃতি সৌধ Jatio Sriti Shoudho) or National Martyrs' Memorial is the national monument of Bangladesh is the symbol in the memory of the valour and the sacrifice of all those who gave their lives in the Bangladesh Liberation War of 1971, which brought independence and separated Bangladesh from Pakistan. The monument is located in Savar,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

I sincerely believe- dream of the three million martyrs and the two hundred thousand women victims shall not perish, and Bangladesh will find its place as a dignified country in the history. We cherish upon this day and make sure we stand up united always! Have blessed and peaceful VICTORY DAY !

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Dhaka, null, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

National Martyrs' Memorial is the national monument of Bangladesh is the symbol in the memory of the valour and the sacrifice of all those who gave their lives in the Bangladesh Liberation War of 1971, which brought independence and separated Bangladesh from Pakistan. Very emotional Place.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It is 30 minutes long to my house. I visit it daily with my friends. Its very nice and comfortable place for everyone.

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