Baitul Mukarram Mosque
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...
Cultural events are held at Osmani Auditorium, 1km southeast of the Supreme Court.
New Café Jheel
Thick, fiery curries at this bright and clean favourite – one of several cheap eateries all of a piece along this stretch of road,...
Baitul Mukarram Mosque information
West of Motijheel on Topkhana Rd, this enormous modern mosque is designed in the style of the holy Ka’aba of Mecca and is a hard-to-miss landmark. The boisterous market in the surrounding streets stretches around most of the national stadium.