places/travel List of Famous Lahore Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Lahore skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Lahore architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Lahore are included on this list. Information about these Lahore buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Lahore and older historic landmarks.

List features Badshahi Mosque, Naulakha Pavilion and more.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Lahore?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Lahore. Famous architectural houses within the city of Lahore are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Alamgir Tower Lahore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Lahore Buildings & Structures
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The Alamgir Tower is a high rise building in Lahore, Pakistan. It has 31 floors with 5 basement floors. The developer was Alamgir Developers. Construction started during 2012 and will be completed in 2017. The location of the building is on Main Boulevard, Gulberg III in the city of Lahore. It ...more

City/Town: Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, Asia

Opened: Jan 01 2009

Structural Height (m): 198.0

Floors: 31

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Badshahi Mosque is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Lahore Buildings & Structures
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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 ...more

City/Town: Punjab, Pakistan, Pakistan

Opened: Jan 01 1673

Structural Height (m): 68.75

Style: Mughal architecture, Islamic architecture

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Minar-e-Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Lahore Buildings & Structures
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Minar-e-Pakistan


Minar-e-Pakistan is a public monument located in Iqbal Park which is one of the largest urban parks in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. The tower was constructed during the 1960s on the site where, on 23 March 1940, the All-India Muslim League passed the Lahore Resolution, the first official call for a ...more

City/Town: Pakistan

Opened: Oct 31 1968

Structural Height (m): 62.0

Created By: Nasreddin Murat-Khan

Naulakha Pavilion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Lahore Buildings & Structures
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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

City/Town: Pakistan

Opened: Jan 01 1631

Style: Mughal architecture