A greater part of the fort at Agra was constructed by Akbar
starting in 1565 AD and completed it in 1574 A.D. Situated on
the bank of the river Jamuna, it is a massive and grand structure.
Panch Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri
secular ones include Jodh Bai’s palace, the Panch Mahal, the Diwan-i-khas and the Buland
Darwaza. Jodha Bai's palace is a large building consisting of rooms on all four sides of a courtyard.
Akbar heard discourses and discussions on religions.
Buland Darwaza, Fatehour Sikri, Agra
An inscription on the gateway testifies to Akbar’s religious toleration.
Akbar's Tomb, Sikandra
The Mausoleum of Akbar at Sikandra near Agra was started by Akbar and
completed by his son Jahangir in 1612 A.D
Itmad-Ud-Daula’s Tomb, Agra
The Mausoleum of Itmad-ud-Daula, the revenue minister of Jahangir and Nur Jehan’s father
was built in Agra on the banks of the Jumuna. Started by Jahangir it was completed by Nur
Jehan in 1628 A.D.
Red Fort, Delhi
New Capital city of Shahjehanabad Shah Jchan started construction of the red
sandstone Red Fort or Lal Quila in 1638 A.D. on the banks of the river Jumuna