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Coronation Durbar Park

Address: Kingsway, New Delhi, India
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Ranked #239 of 330 things to do in New Delhi
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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

This Corantion Park saw the British grandeur at its best three times when Imperial Durbars were held at this site on 1st January, 1877 to declare Queen Victoria as Empress of India, on 1st January, 1903 to celebrate coronation of Kind Edward VIII and then, in the presence of King George V, the King of England on 11th December, 1911... More 

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Guwahati, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Delhi has over 170 monuments of various historic periods scattered all over the city and most of them, which do not feature as tourist spots, have been neglected by the authorities. The Coronation Park is one of the prime Britsh heritage spots of the colonial era located near the Delhi University. While local authorities go on erecting garlanded statues of... More 

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We will visit again the next time we are in Delhi. The park is being upgraded and the British statues were covered to protect them. We were told that next year the work will be finished.

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Canberra, Australia
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I understand India's ambivalence towards its erstwhile British rulers, and can see why the site of the imperial durbars isn't high on the list of things-to-renovate. I can understand that statues of former viceroys should be consigned to a bare stretch of waste ground somewhere north of Delhi University near the suburb-cum-slum of Kingsway Camp. But what I can't understand... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

This park COULD be nice, if it were maintained and if the construction currently underway turns out as planned. Don't miss the tallest statue of King George IV in the world. I feel kinda sorry for him out here in the middle of nowhere.

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