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Historical Places in Bangalore

Heritage and culture have always flown freely in the veins of Bangalore. The historical monuments of Bangalore unfold a whole new world of historical, cultural, architectural, political, traditional and religious legacy and past of Karnataka. The forts and palaces manifest professionally competent town planning and the wonderful architecture at the time of some of the earliest dynasties in India. Sometimes the edifices have been created to commemorate a person or important event or designed as artistic objects to improve the appearance of a city or location. They have become iconic emblems of modern Bangalore in all their glory.

Historical monuments of Bangalore speaking of its vivid heritage and Historical& Heritage Structures in Bangalore are listed below:

Attara Kacheri (High Court)
Bangalore Palace
Bull Temple
Infant Jesus Church
Kempe Gowda Towers
Mayo Hall
Seshadri Iyer Memorial Hall
Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace
Vidhana Soudha
Visvesvaraya Museum

The cultural heritage of Bangalore consists of contributions and influences of successive dynasties that ruled it such as the Kadambas, Hoysalas, Chalukyas and the Vijaynagar Empire. The Mughals and the British reigned in Bangalore as well. Rudiments of the people, the races and the religions were altered and assimilated as per conveniences and bear mark on the beautiful monuments that have stood the test of time.

The capital of Karnataka, Bangalore has a unique cultural identity with elements of both Hinduism and Islam and has several notable monuments including the Vidhan Soudha and Tipu's Palace. The city also has the magnificent Bangalore Palace in a blend of Gothic and Tudor architecture. The famous monuments always merit a visit, because they are the speaking stones of Bangalore's historical details. Historical places in Karnataka in and around Bangalore near Anekal, Karkala, Yelahanka, Kolar with Polar river, Lalbagh, Siddaganga, Horanadu, Mulbagal with history in hindi, Kannada language with Photos and Videos are given. Historical monuments in Bangalore and its details can be explorered. Cheap Holiday Package to destinations near Bangalore, holiday spots surrounding in Bangalore, Mantralayam, Mangalore, Munnar, Chitradurga and Sirsi Karnataka are available from KSTDC.