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Famous Mughal architecture buildings

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List of famous buildings in the Mughal architecture movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Mughal architecture buildings, structures and monuments includes information like what city the structure is in, and when it was first opened to the public. There are a lot of historic Mughal architecture structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Mughal architecture buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. Taj Mahal and Badshahi Mosque are included on this list.

This list is a great source for answering the questions, "What are the most famous Mughal architecture buildings?" and "What do Mughal architecture buildings look like?"
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    The Badshahi Mosque in Lahore, commissioned by the sixth Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in 1671 and completed in 1673, is the second largest mosque in Pakistan and South Asia and the fifth largest mosque in the world. Epitomising the beauty, passion and grandeur of the Mughal era, it is Lahore's most famous ...more

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    Hawa Mahal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Mughal architecture buildings
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    Hawa Mahal, is a palace in Jaipur, India, so named because it was essentially a high screen wall built so the women of the royal household could observe street festivities while unseen from the outside. Constructed of red and pink sandstone, the palace sits on the edge of the City Palace, and extends to ...more

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    Jag Mandir

    Jag Mandir is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Mughal architecture buildings
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    Jag Mandir is a palace built on an island in the Lake Pichola. It is also called the "Lake Garden Palace". The palace is located in Udaipur city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Its construction is credited to three Maharanas of the Sisodia Rajputs of Mewar kingdom. The construction of the palace was ...more

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    Khooni Darwaza

    Khooni Darwaza is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Mughal architecture buildings
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    Khooni Darwaza, also referred to as Lal Darwaza, is located near Delhi Gate, on the Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg in Delhi, India. It is one of the 13 surviving gates in Delhi. It was just south of the fortified Old Delhi constructed by Sher Shah Suri. more

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    Naulakha Pavilion

    The Naulakha Pavilion is a prominent white marble personal chamber with a curvilinear roof, located beside the Sheesh Mahal courtyard, in the northern section of the Lahore Fort in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. The structure was originally inlaid with precious and semi-precious stones and overlooked the ...more

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    Samode Palace

    Samode Palace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Mughal architecture buildings
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    Samode Palace, Samode Haveli and Samode Bagh are heritage monuments and structures built by the noble feudatory with the hereditary title of 'Maha Rawal' or 'Maha Saheb’ of the Amber and Jaipur principality in Rajasthan, India. All three have rich history of several hundred years and display a fusion of ...more

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    Sezincote House

    Sezincote is country estate in Gloucestershire, England. The house was designed by Samuel Pepys Cockerell, built in 1805, and is a notable example of Neo-Mughal architecture, a 19th-century reinterpretation of 16th and 17th-century Mughal architecture from the Mughal Empire. Sezincote is dominated by ...more

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    The Sheesh Mahal is located within the Shah Burj block in northern-western corner of Lahore Fort. It was constructed under the reign of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1631-32. The ornate white marble pavilion is inlaid with pietra dura and complex mirror-work of the finest quality. The hall was reserved ...more

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