Faculty of Fine Art
Hosts art exhibitions, housed inside Dhaka University's Institute of Arts and Crafts.
The excellent National Museum, sprawling over several floors, begins with the geological formation of Bangladesh, whisks you through a...
One of Dhaka's largest green areas – a great escape if the traffic is getting too much. The Mughals first set aside the area for...
The best place in Dhaka for cultural performances is Shilpakala Academy, the national academy of fine art and the performing arts.
Suhrawardi Park information
Beginning near the Old High Court and stretching all the way to the National Museum, Suhrawardi Park covers an enormous area. This was once a racecourse, where both the Bangladeshi Declaration of Independence and the surrender of Pakistani occupation forces took place in 1971. At night the park turns into an open-air market.
A few unsavoury characters mean you should keep your wits about you at night around here.