The quasi-Gothic red-brick Curzon Hall, erected in 1905 after the first partition of Bengal is Dhaka University's architectural...
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...
Urban Study Group
Unique walking tours of Old Dhaka run by an energetic group of architect activists, highlighting the hidden treasures of Dhaka's built...
Cultural events are held at Osmani Auditorium, 1km southeast of the Supreme Court.
An Old Dhaka institution, Haji only does one dish – mutton biryani – but does it exceedingly well. This place is tiny, so you’ll almost...
Dhaka University information
Dating from 1921, Dhaka University, or just DU, has some fine old buildings. The architectural masterpiece is the red-brick Curzon Hall , a highly impressive example of the European-Mughal style of building erected after the first partition of Bengal in 1905. Local students will often approach you to chat if wandering the grounds.