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Address: Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Phone Number: 8801715093412
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Extraordinary Architecture

Though, I just saw it from a long distance, the sheer beauty of the architecture left me mesmerized. As the entrance to the Bhaban, the Main Building, is limited to authorized... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

The National Parliament House of Bangladesh, is an example of excellent architectural design and historical significance as well. For any foreigner, this place is a must visit. The magnificent view and environment of this place will appease the aesthetic thrust of the tourist. A thought of caution - Some times when the parliament session is running on, visitors are not... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Bit disappointing that I was not allowed in, admittance has been restricted due to security reasons and I must have gone on the wrong day. Probably a good idea to check (somehow?) that they are allowing tourists before you go.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This is one of the best architecture of Louis Isadore Kahn, a must visit site in Dhaka. It has different view from south and north side. So visit both side of the plaza. A very good site for morning and evening walk. Street food in the south of the plaza is remarkable, don't miss it in the afternoon.

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

Though, I just saw it from a long distance, the sheer beauty of the architecture left me mesmerized. As the entrance to the Bhaban, the Main Building, is limited to authorized members of Parliament and staff, the vistors can only access the Sangshad complex.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

The most modern building dedigned by Lui Kann, a great master peace surrounded by a lake and green patch. it is the one of the most beautiful parliament house in the world

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Worth a place to visit, a life time experience, being an architect its a memorable experience. Everyone should visit the Kahn's creation, the light and shadow effect of an space

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

This is one of the very big building in Dhaka, apart from dirty small houses surrounded Dhaka city. Good for picture.

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Dhaka Division, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Though one can not go inside without permission but the outside view is outstanding. Sign of beautiful architectural monument.

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Jessore, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

This is the Bangladesh Parliament. it's a very Historical and Attractive Place in Bangladesh. We respect that

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I got a chance to see this building from outside but I cam imagine that it a historical place to visit. I also seen that whoever has designed this has made this very beautiful.

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