Liberation War Museum
Housed in a beautiful whitewashed colonial-era building, this small museum chronicles the 1971 War of Independence, one of the 20th...
Old High Court
The imposing old High Court, once the governor’s residence, is just north of Dhaka University’s main campus. It is the finest example in...
Beginning near the Old High Court and stretching all the way to the National Museum, Suhrawardi Park covers an enormous area. This was...
Cultural events are held at Shishu Academy , southwest of the Supreme Court.
New Café Jheel
Thick, fiery curries at this bright and clean favourite. Tk 120 will get you a curry, rice and naan bread. Bargain.
Shilpakala Academy information
Lonely Planet review
The best place for cultural performances is Shilpakala Academy , the national academy of fine art and the performing arts.