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British Residency

Lucknow, India
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“small museum” (20 reviews)
“bullet holes” (12 reviews)
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"small museum"
in 20 reviews
"bullet holes"
in 12 reviews
"several buildings"
in 8 reviews
"indian independence"
in 13 reviews
"british officers"
in 8 reviews
"freedom fight"
in 4 reviews
"cannon balls"
in 6 reviews
"banquet hall"
in 6 reviews
"colonial history"
in 4 reviews
"history books"
in 4 reviews
"light and sound show"
in 5 reviews
"east india company"
in 4 reviews
"love birds"
in 10 reviews
"historic site"
in 4 reviews
"piece of history"
in 7 reviews
"every corner"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is probably the only sign of our Victory during the War of Independence in 1857. I am sure it must have a beautiful place when the Resident Governor of Lucknow was occupying this place along with his entire team of Office Staff, Army, Families....More

Thank Dalbir_S_Virdi
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s old place where British use to stay as name says “ British Residency” In 1857 got damaged due to war. It’s ok for one time visit

Thank sachin_shah_a
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Scene of some of the most intense fighting during the First War of Independence / Indian Mutiny The Residency offers an oasis of peace in which to reflect on the wrongs inflicted during Britain's early acquisitive capitalist stage and the roots of colonialism.

Thank gerry3f
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is also a historical monument in Lucknow. It was the building where British Army was situated in Lucknow. Nice place

Thank Vikas P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This sight is very moving bearing in mind what happened here. The opulence that used to prevail here must have been very difficult for the locals to bear. a must see here in Lucknow

Thank Thornpilot
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Reviewed 1 week ago

British Residency is a beautiful and a worth visiting place in the city. It has a very old buildings which one can see during their visit. A good location for photographers.

Thank naveen_oberoi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very large area of destroyed building dating from the first Indian uprising in the 18th century. A very frightening picture of destruction that we humans are capable of. It reminded me of Orador in southern France. It is well worth a visit just to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Residency, also called as the British Residency and Residency Complex, is a group of several buildings in a common precinct in the city of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. It served as the residence for the British Resident General who was a representative in the court of the Nawab. The Residency is located in...More

Thank Sandeep V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The British Residency of Lucknow served as a refuge for several Britishers during the uprising on 1857. The fort is now in ruins and a cemetery nearby contains the graves of the hundreds of Britishers who died during the siege

Thank Sarvesh S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place was very great . its only not these pics . it includes very nice places to take photos . I wish you enjoying ur time

Thank Mohamed D
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Shrizan S
14 September 2017|
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Response from Faraz A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is allowed. But, not sure if it is allowed or not inside the museum.
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harshitamalhotra97
22 January 2017|
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10 October 2016|
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Response from Maria D | Reviewed this property |
Open Tuesday to Sunday...Monday closed Timing 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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