Fort William

Why?
  • The majestic Fort William was established during  the tenure of British Raj in 1696.
  • Located the eastern banks of the River Hooghly
  • It was named after King William III of England and Ireland and II of Scotland.
  • In front of the Fort is the Maidan, which used to be a part of the Fort and is the largest urban park in Calcutta.
  • The Fort is built of brick and mortar in the shape of an irregular octagon
Location:
  • Khidirpur Road, Kolkata
Timing
  • 10 am to 5:30 pm
Entrance Fee
  • Free
Restaurants nearby
  • Valentino, Spicy, Serai, New cathy
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