Holy Rosary Church


A Portuguese-inspired church, founded in the 17th century.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Dhaka attractions

2. National Assembly Building

0.83 MILES

In 1963 the Pakistanis commissioned Louis Kahn, a world-renowned American architect, to design a regional capitol for East Pakistan. Due to the liberation…

3. Zia Uddyan

0.93 MILES

Park near Bangladesh's National Assembly, home to the lakeside mausoleum of Zia Rahman, former prime minister of the country who was assassinated in 1981.


1.42 MILES

Gallery specialising in photography

5. Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts

1.47 MILES

Bangladesh's home of fine arts, this gallery was established in 200 by the Bengal Foundation, and holds regular exhibitions of art and photography as well…

6. National Museum

1.49 MILES

The excellent National Museum, sprawling over several floors, begins with the geological formation of Bangladesh, whisks you through a rundown of the…

7. Ramna Park

1.52 MILES

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 recreation; the British…

8. Faculty of Fine Art

1.61 MILES

Hosts art exhibitions, housed inside Dhaka University's Institute of Arts and Crafts.