Nana Rao Park, Kanpur

Nana Rao Park | One of the best places to visit in Kanpur

LocationPhool Bagh Chauraha, Mall Road, Phool Bagh, Civil Lines, Kanpur (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsNana Rao Park open 05:00 am to 08:00 pm, Entry fee INR 20 per person
Place TypePark & Garden, Nature Sites and Parks
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Solo, Parants
Best time to visitOctober, November, December

About Nana Rao Park

Nana Rao Park located in Kanpur which has a history dating back to 1857. The park is named after the great activist Nana Rao Peshwa, who fought the first war of independence. This park is very well built and beautifully maintained by the management. Nana Rao Park is the biggest park in the city and has a beautiful collection of flowers and trees.

Nana Rao Park has statues of some famous personalities and freedom fighters who lost their lives fighting against the British. There are many trees in the park and the fountain adds to its beauty.

Interesting facts about Nana Rao Park

  1. Nana Rao Park was known as 'Memorial Well' during the British rule. It had a huge wall which was built in memory of those killed in the attack of Nana Sahib.
  2. Statues of freedom fighters like Nana Sahib, Tatya Tope and Rani Lakshmi Bai were erected in the park as a tribute.
  3. Next to the well is an old banyan tree called "old banyan", on whose branches the freedom fighters were hanged.
  4. Some fountains have also been installed randomly in the park, they add to its beauty.
  5. The park is well maintained and is popular with many fitness groups. It includes brisk walking, jogging, swimming, badminton and yoga.

How to reach Nana Rao Park

By Air:- Nana Rao Park is about 11 kms from Kanpur airport, from here you can take a cab to the park.

By Rail:- Kanpur Railway Station is about 4 to 5 km from Nana Rao Park and you can take rickshaw to the park from here.

By Road:- Nana Rao Park is the most famous park of Kanpur, you can easily reach the park by taking rickshaw auto.

Nearby famous places

  • Jama Masjid
  • Dashanan Mandir
  • Kamla Retreat
  • Mahatma Gandhi Park
  • Kanch ka Mandir (Jain Glass Temple)
  • Jajmau
  • Blue World Theme Park
  • Buddha Park
  • Ram Janki Mandir

Nana Rao Park FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Phool Bagh Chauraha, Mall Road, Phool Bagh, Civil Lines, Kanpur.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Nana Rao Park: Nana Rao Park open 05:00 am to 08:00 pm, Entry fee INR 20 per person.

𝒜. You should visit Nana Rao Park during October, November, December months for best experience.

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