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Near Diwan - E - Khas, Agra 282003, India
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place was built by the Mughals for the entertainment purpose only. It is an octagonal tower with special beauty attached to it. This place had lot of mirrors in the ancient time and some mirrors can be still found attached to the roof and...More

Thank yogeshguptaji
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This Is Inside Agra Fort from where Shahjahan used to ses Taj Mahal during his last days of captivity. For those interested in history.

Thank Mohsin A
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is where Shah Jahan spent his last few days. You can view the Taj Mahal from here. This is inside the Agra Fort.

Thank NayanChaudhury
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is the prison where Shah Jahan spent his days after being captured by his son Aurangzeb. Very beautiful, completely marble everywhere. Taj can be seen in the background and looks lovely. There is a marble tub engraved in the floor where Shah Jahan used...More

Thank Prabal_Delhi
Reviewed 8 July 2016

A must visit for Fort lovers, Take enough time to enjoy the marvel. It will take around 3 hours to see this completely.

1  Thank Bikash S
Reviewed 25 June 2016

don't need any extra time because it is inside the fortand part of agra fort. must visit the place while touring the agra fort the view of taj and works are amazing. Excellent view of the Yamuna river and the Taj Mahal from here. Shah...More

1  Thank paramjitsingh
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Due to reconstruction work it is closed but from there you can view the very beautiful view of the abode of love Taj Mahal . It gives a full reminiscent of splendid Mughal that what had happened to the glorious past of Medieval India ....More

Thank pradeepsh01
Reviewed 8 May 2016

While visiting the Agra Fort you cannot miss the Musamman Burj also known as the Saman Burj or the Shah-burj, which is an octagonal tower standing close to the Shah Jahan's private hall Diwan-e-Khas in Agra Fort Musamman Burj was built by Shah Jahan for...More

2  Thank Erindel66
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Shah burj located in Agra Fort. This is the palace's balcony where Moghul emperor Shah Jahan spent his last days watching over Taj Mahal. It is a wonderful feeling to be here and to imagine Shah Jahan actually sat in the very balcony viewing the...More

1  Thank sargunarao
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is a structure one should feel. It is better if one visits this place on a day when crowd is not there.

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Response from deepakdan | Reviewed this property |
There is only one ticket for the entire fort sightseeing. Ticket for Indians is Rs40/- only per person. Tickets for Foreigners is Rs. 550/- only per person.
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