Old High Court
Dating from 1921, Dhaka University, or just DU, has some fine old buildings. The architectural masterpiece is the red-brick Curzon Hall...
Liberation War Museum
Housed in a beautiful whitewashed colonial-era building, this small museum chronicles the 1971 War of Independence, one of the 20th...
The Dhaka Project
Provides food, shelter, clothing, education and medical care for children from the slums of Dhaka. Very well established. Has a number...
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.
Old High Court information
Lonely Planet review
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 Dhaka of the European Renaissance style.