St Thomas Church


Small gothic-style church built in 1819, home to the Anglican church in Bangladesh.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Dhaka attractions

1. Shankharia Bazar

0.18 MILES

Clouds of incense and a bursting paintbox of colours signal a welcome to so-called Hindu Street. Lined on either side with old houses, garlands of lurid…

2. Sadarghat

0.37 MILES

Running calmly through the centre of Old Dhaka, the Buriganga River is the muddy artery of Dhaka and the very lifeblood of both this city and the nation…

3. Ahsan Manzil

0.41 MILES

Dating from 1872, the must-see Pink Palace was built on the site of an old French factory by Nawab Abdul Ghani, the city’s wealthiest zamindar (landowner)…

5. Baldha Gardens

0.65 MILES

At the eastern end of Tipu Sultan Rd, and a block south of Hatkhola Rd, the Baldha Gardens are a relaxing corner in busy Dhaka. The two walled enclosures,…

7. Star Mosque

0.76 MILES

This unusual mosque, with its striking mosaic decoration, dates from the early 18th century, although it has been radically altered. It was originally…

8. Kartalab Khan's Mosque

0.99 MILES

This historic mosque, founded in the 18th century, makes an architectural nod to the Bengali 'hut' style of temple building.