Important Monuments in India for UPSC

India is rich in culture, legacy structures, sanctuaries, posts and royal residences. A large portion of the landmarks and fortifications in India reflects the traditional. UPSC has asked many factual questions about the monuments in India in IAS Prelims examination.

In this backdrop, we have compiled a list of the important monument in India, that will help your UPSC preparation.

State

Monument

Place

Built by

 

 

Bihar

 

Golghar

Patna

British Govt.

Pathar Ki Masjid

Patna

Pervez Shah

Sher Shah’s Tomb

Sasaram

Sher Shah’s son

Vishnupad Temple

Gaya

Rani Ahilyabai

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Delhi

 

Feroz Shah Kotla

Delhi

Ferozshan Tughlaq

Hauz Khas

Delhi

Alauddin Khilji

Humayun Tomb

Delhi

Empress Bega Begum

Jama Masjid

Delhi

Shahjahan

Jantar-Mantar

Delhi

Sawai Jai Singh

Khirki Masjid

Delhi

Ghyasuddin Tughlaq

Lakshmi Narayan Temple

Delhi

Birla Family

Moti Masjid

Delhi

Aurangzeb

President House

Delhi

British Govt.

Purana Qila

Delhi

Sher Shah Suri

Qutub Minar

Delhi

Qutubuddin Aibak

Red Fort

Delhi

Shahjahan

Safdarjung Tomb

Delhi

Shuja-ud-daula

Gujarat

Sabarmati Ashram

Ahmadabad

Mahatma Gandhi

 

 

Jammu and Kashmir

 

Charar-E- Sharif

Budgam

Zainul Abedin

Nishat Garden

Srinagar

Asaf Ali

Shalimar Garden

Srinagar

Jahangir

Karnataka

Lal Bagh

Bangaluru

Hyder Ali

 

 

 

 

Maharashtra

 

Ajanta- Ellora Caves

Aurangabad

Gupta rulers

Bibi Ka Maqbara

Aurangabad

Aurangzeb

Elephanta Cave

Mumbai

Rashtrakuta rulers

Gateway Of India

Mumbai

British Govt.

Kanheri Fort

Mumbai

Buddhists

 

Odisha

Jagannath Temple

Puri

Anantavarman Ganga

Sun Temple

Konark

Narasimhadeva I

Punjab

Golden Temple

Amritsar

Guru Ramdas

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rajasthan

 

Adhai Din Ka Jhonpra

Ajmer

Qutubuddin Aibak

Bharatpur Fort

Bharatpur

Raja Surajmal Singh

Ajmer Sharif Dargah

Ajmer

Sultan Shyasuddin

Dilwara Jain Temple

Mount Abu

Siddharaja

Hawa Mahal

Jaipur

Maharaja Pratap Singh

Jaigarh Fort

Jaipur

Sawai Jai Singh

Jodhpur Fort

Jodhpur

Rao Jodha

Nahargarh Fort

Jaipur

Sawai Jai Singh

Vijaya Stambha

Chittorgarh

Maharana Kumbha

Tamil Nadu

Saint George Fort

Chennai

East India Company

 

Telegana

 

Char- Minar

Hyderabad

Quli Qutub Shah

Makka Masjid

Hyderabad

Quli Qutub Shah

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Uttar Pradesh

 

Agra Fort

Agra

Akbar

Akbar Rsquo Tomb

Sikandra

Akbar

Anand Bhawan

Allahabad

Motilal Nehru

Aram Bagh

Agra

Babur

Bada Imambara

Lucknow

Asaf-ud-daula

Chhota Imambara

Lucknow

Muhammad Ali Shah

Deewan-E- Khas

Agra Fort

Shahjahan

Fatehpur Sikri

Agra

Akbar

Tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daula

Agra

Nurjahan

Jama Masjid

Agra

Shahjahan

Moti Masjid

Agra

Shahjahan

Sati Burj

Mathura

Raja Bhagwan Das

Shish Mahal

Agra

Shahjahan

Taj Mahal

Agra

Shahjahan

Uttarakhand

Jim Corbett Park

Nainital

Sir Malcolm Hailey

 

 

West Bengal

 

Shantiniketan

West Bengal

Rabindranath Tagore

Belur Math

Kolkata

Swami Vivekananda

Victoria Memorial

Kolkata

British Govt.

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