Rumi DarwazaDescription :
Built in 1784 by Nawab Asaf-ud-daula, Rumi Darwaza displays the exquisite Awadi architectural style. The Rumi Darwaza is one of the finest gateways that has been built in Lucknow and is highly inspired by a similar gateway in Istanbul.
Bara ImambaraDescription :
Bara Imambara meaning big congregation hall for Shia commemoration ceremonies, was built by Nawab Asaf-ud-daula, the Nawab of Lucknow. Also called as Asafi Imambara, it is among the grandest buildings of Lucknow. The Nawab’s objective in taking up such a grandiose project in 1785, a year of devastating famine, was to provide employment to the people of the region.
Jama MasjidDescription :
Jama Masjid, located in the center of the old Lucknow city, is a congregational mosque that was built by Sultan Ahmed Shah in 1423. Built in yellow sandstone, it combines the best of Hindu and Muslim styles of architecture, standing on 260 pillars supporting 15 domes at varying elevations.