Chattar Manzil, Lucknow

Chattar Manzil | One of the best places to visit in Lucknow

LocationMahatma Gandhi Marg, Qaisar Bagh, Lucknow, Lucknow (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsChattar Manzil from 08:00 am to 06:00 pm all days in week, No entry fee.
Place TypePalace & Landmarks, Monument
Place visit withFriends, Parants, Solo, Siblings, Youngsters
Best time to visitMay, June, July, August
Nearest MetroSachivalaya Metro Station (2 KM) Hazratganj Metro Station (1 KM) KD Singh Babu Stadium Metro Station (1 KM) Lucknow University Metro Station (1 KM) IT College Metro Station (2 KM) Aminabad Metro Station (2 KM) Pandeyganj Metro Station (2 KM) City Railway Station Metro Station (1 KM)

About Chattar Manzil

Chhatar Manzil is also called Chhatar Mahal because the shape of its dome is like a canopy. Chhatar Manzil is a historical building in Lucknow. It was started in 1814 by the Nawab of Awadh Ghaziuddin Haider and was completed in 1828 by his successor Nawab Nasiruddin Haider after his death. Presently this palace is known as the office of Central Drug Research Institute (CDRI).

Architecture of Chattar Manzil

The architecture of Chhattar Manzil is a wonderful blend of Italian and French styles. It is a five storey building with two floors built below ground. The grand building consists of large underground rooms and a dome surrounded by a gilt canopy.

Interesting facts about Chattar Manzil

  1. It is located in the Kaiserbagh area of Lucknow, it is easily accessible.
  2. At present, there is no ticket for roaming around it, photography and videography are allowed.
  3. The ideal time to visit is from 10 am to 5 pm.
  4. As the grooming is in progress, follow all the instructions mentioned there.

How to reach Chattar Manzil

By Rail:- Lucknow major stations are Lucknow Junction, Badshahnagar, Gomtinagar. From the station you can take auto, local bus along with taxi.

By Air:- Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport is the only airport in Lucknow which is 19.5 km away. From the airport, you can easily reach here with the help of metro train, bus, auto, taxi etc.

By Road:- The city is well connected to other cities by national highways. It can be reached from any corner of the city with the help of auto, cab, bus and metro.

Nearby famous places

  • The Residency 0.56 km away
  • Sikandar Bagh 2.05 km away
  • Shahi Bauli Stepwell 2.17 km away
  • Bara Imambara 2.23 km away
  • Rumi Darwaza 2.41 km away
  • Lucknow Museum 2.72 km away

Chattar Manzil FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Qaisar Bagh, Lucknow, Lucknow.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Chattar Manzil: Chattar Manzil from 08:00 am to 06:00 pm all days in week, No entry fee..

𝒜. You should visit Chattar Manzil during May, June, July, August months for best experience.

🛑Note: We don't guarantee for info accuracy.