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Address: Mumbai (Bombay), India
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A British Architecture

This a beautiful British Architecture and it was built when the British Ruled at india. But its a historic building.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2014
Sahillucknow
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Goa, India
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121 reviews 121 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The Bombay High Court building was built during British era. It was designed by Col. J.A. Fuller, a British engineer, the Court is a masterpiece of Gothic architectural style that was apparently modeled on a German castle. Its structure is made up of black stone, with octagonal towers. On top of the building, statues of Justice and Mercy inspire upholding... More 

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The Mumbai Highcourt is a suberb piece of British Architecture. Its located very near to CST and Churchgate Stations.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

If you are in the original Mumbai as was planned by the Britishers, you will come across many amazing Victorian styled buildings - the high court being one of them. If you love architecture, it will be worth seeing this from a distance and wonder how beautiful Mumbai was then when it was Bombay.

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This a beautiful British Architecture and it was built when the British Ruled at india. But its a historic building.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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52 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

D High court of Mumbai is one of d many structures built during d british rule of India. D best part is that this place is awesome n huge n its still strong enuf to last many more decades. Ul love the old world design and d greenery around d place. Its historic so do check it out.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

OK so I'm half kidding... this old British colonial building is stained black from the smog and i could only look at it from the outside... it looks lonely.. almost abandoned.. which is bizarre in an overcrowded place like Mumbai. And considering the embattled state of "rule of law" in India somehow the fact it looks like the building is... More 

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Sofia
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98 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Too bad they won't let you take pictures - much like every administrative building in India, this one is also monitored by heavily-armed guards.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

For any traveller interested in Colonial architecture, a visit to the High Court is a must. This Gothic building built completed in 1878, has a distinct style - Built in the days when space was not a constraint, the Court rooms have high ceilings and the walls of many of the Court rooms are adorned with some of the Judges... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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99 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Together with the Sessions Court and the University they form a formidable trio of heritage buildings of superb architecture near the Oval Maidan and the Churchgate Station. Although the access can be difficult in the two courts you may have a chance to visit the University and by all means you can walk around them and take photos from different... More 

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Tortona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The high court is another beautiful example of colonial architecture located in the south of the city. Certainly this is not one of the top attractions of Mumbai, in fact for tourists there are many strict rules in force in particular as regards the use of cameras and camcorders. In any case I think it is not worth entering, much... More 

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