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One of the identity of Patna

Actually a granary of historical importance and Built in the Stupa architecture, is one of the main... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Rishykesh
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Historical place

Golghar is very historical place in bihar. It was built to store grains so that it can be used at... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
SunilK3170
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West of Gandhi Maidan | Nr. Ganges River, Patna, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Golghar is a iconic place of patna. It's a historical place. It reflects the efficiency of our historic craftsmen. It must be seen once every Indian.

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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Actually a granary of historical importance and Built in the Stupa architecture, is one of the main attractions of Patna. The top of the Golghar presents a wonderful panoramic view of the city and the river Ganges.

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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Built as a granary to cope with food shortages during natural disasters this building is one of the many structures built by the British .

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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This place is made by British engineers to store grains, that is collected from the farmers as a tax. In the form of dome shape and two stairs goes to top and an inlet is there on top to throw grains inside.

Thank FARHANA128
Reviewed August 2, 2018

It takes you back to the 19th century, how this huge structure was built to tackle the famine in Bihar. A massive structure built by the British.

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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Golghar is very historical place in bihar. It was built to store grains so that it can be used at the time of draught.

Thank SunilK3170
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

As it is in the hub of Patna but not maintain proper to be the tourist place to be the proud of Patna.Tourist don't attract because of the lack of government policy . So sad to say but after some years it can't be stay...More

Thank SaurabhP601
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Historical place. Earlier used to store grains. The building has huge pillar less dome where grains were stored. The architecture of the building keeps it at least 10 degree Celsius cooler than outside temperature. When I entered the dome I felt it is air-conditioned. Every...More

Thank Saurav B
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

The place is open and free but is not mantained properly ,it offers a great viev from top ,the whole city looks very beautiful from the top of this ancient grain store

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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This is an eighteenth century structure that was built as a store house to store primarily grains. Today it serves as a great view point and reminiscent of British Period architecture. Stairs lead to the top of the structure from where great views of Patna...More

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