Husainabad Clock Tower, Lucknow

Husainabad Clock Tower | One of the best places to visit in Lucknow

LocationOpposite, Husainabad Imambara, Near Rumi Darwaza, Lucknow, Lucknow (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsHussainabad Clock Tower open 24 hours all days in week, No entry fee.
Place TypeForts & Tombs, Monument
Place visit withFriends, Solo, Siblings, Youngsters
Best time to visitJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Nearest MetroCity Railway Station Metro Station (2 KM) Thakurganj Metro Station (1 KM)

About Husainabad Clock Tower

Hussainabad Clock tower, Lucknow is the tallest clock tower in India. It was built by the Hussainabad Trust in 1881 upon the arrival of Sir George Cooper, the first lieutenant governor of the United Provinces of Oudh. This bell tower is considered one of the finest specimens of British architecture.

Interesting facts about Husainabad Clock Tower

  1. The hands of the clock in this belfry are made of gun metal, which were brought from Louisgate Hill in London.
  2. Fourteen feet long and one and a half inches thick, the pendulum is larger than the Westminster Clock.
  3. Amidst the chaos of the citylife, this historical tourist attraction in Lucknow often referred to as Ghantaghar is tallest of its kind in India.

How to reach Husainabad Clock Tower

By Rail:- The nearest railway station to Hussainabad Ghantaghar is Lucknow City which is situated at a distance of 2 km.

By Metro:- Nearest from Hussainabad Ghantaghar is Pandeyganj Metro Station which is situated at a distance of 2 km.

By Road:- You can also use auto or rickshaw to reach Ghantaghar which will be available publicly here.

Nearby famous places

  • Chhota Imambara 0.7 km away
  • Hussainabad Picture Gallery 0.6 km away
  • Rumi Darwaza 1.3 km away
  • Bara Imambara 1.8 km away
  • Chowk 1.7 km away
  • Juma Masjid 1 km away
  • British Residency 3.1 km away
  • Aurangzeb's Mosque 1.3 km away

Husainabad Clock Tower FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Opposite, Husainabad Imambara, Near Rumi Darwaza, Lucknow, Lucknow.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Husainabad Clock Tower: Hussainabad Clock Tower open 24 hours all days in week, No entry fee..

𝒜. You should visit Husainabad Clock Tower during January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December months for best experience.

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