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National Parliament House

Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Ranked #4 of 23 attractions in Dhaka City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

I was there only for a photo like 300m away from the parliament house. Asked the driver, there is no way to get into the place to get a closer look, only a photo time by the road side. Maybe i'm not in the right timing?

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A wonderful building to visit, especially for architecture enthusiasts. The Bangladeshi National Parliament Building is a modern architectural marvel created by American architect Louis I Kahn. It is a very large building and, without a guide, one can easily get lost. Surrounded by parks, gardens, and artificial lakes, its truly magnificent. Tips: Check the website and get your entry ticket... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The National Parliament House in Dhaka is one of the many attractions in this beautiful capital city of Bangladesh. This was my first visit to Bangladesh as my holiday to Bangladesh was pre planned through the top tour planner in London. I got a chance to visit the National Parliament House which is a great piece of modern architecture that... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

A symbol of Dhaka city and a beautiful Parliament House. Very large and one can get easily lost inside unless you know your ways around. Truly magnificent building. In the evening the Parliament House looks amazing.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Jatiyo Sangsad Bhaban is the headquarters of the National Assembly of Bangladesh, located in the capital city of Dhaka. It was created by architect Louis I. Kahn and is one of the largest complexes of its kind in the world. Jatiyo Sangsad complex occupies approximately 200 hectares of area. It includes the building of the National Assembly, hotels for members... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

An awesome architectural beauty, a remarkable establishment in the heart of Dhaka city. Good to watch for those who love old design architectural buildings and wanted to learn too. A nice place for hangout especially in the aftenoon time.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

When it was being built, no one really imagined the end product, as all was inside great architect Luis Cann's imagination. The reality is, when you stand in front of it, The structure will make you speechless. It's a modern day marvel. Must visit place.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

It's located in Dhaka city. it's architect and design is also good looking. I like our jatio sangshad bhobon. We are proud of our jatio sangshad vhobon. Thanks all

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

If you are with your family or even alone, your decision for visiting the place will be appreciated. Or, if you want to see a surprised look in your kids' eyes then, you are welcome here. The view is nice. One of the best architecture of the world.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Definitely worth a visit particularly for those interested in architecture or photography. One should not visit with less than an hour in hand to appreciate the landscaping and unusual but striking layout.

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