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|City, Country||Delhi, India|
|Nearest Airport||Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi|
Emperor Shah Jahan built Delhi's most magnificent monument, the and above is the Red Fort picture. In 1638 Shahjahan shifted the mughal empire's capital from agra to delhi. a new royal palace known as red fort delhi (lal qila) was constructed. it was begun in 1639 and completed in 1648. the name red fort comes from the massive red sandstone walls that surround it.
The Red Forthas walls extending up to 2 kms. in length with the height varying from 18 mts. on the river side to 33 mts. on the city side. The Red Fort Delhi has two main entrances, the Delhi Gate and the Lahori Gate. The latter faces Chandni
The other attractions enclosed within this monument are the hammams or the Royal Baths, the Shahi Burj, which used to be Shahjahan's private working area, and the Moti Masjid or the Pearl Mosque. Even today, the Red Fort (Lal Qila) is an eloquent reminder of the glory of the Mughal Empire.
The Prime Minister of India addresses the nation from this Red Fort Delhi on India's Independence Day.
Red Fort History : Shah jahan when comes to delhi after ruling Agra laid the foundation stone of Red Fort Delhi in 1618 and finally it's inaugration was done in 1647.