Historical Sites in Shimla

Here's a list of Historical Sites in Shimla recommended by our experts:

Rashtrapati Niwas

Rashtrapati Niwas

Place to Visit in Shimla
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The Viceregal Lodge, also known as Rashtrapati Niwas is located on the Observatory Hills of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. It was formerly the residence of the ...

Shimla State Museum

Shimla State Museum

Museum in Shimla
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State Museum in Shimla is the right place if you want to learn more about the history and culture of Himachal Pradesh. Located at the Mall road this colonial ...

Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex

Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex

Event Place in Shimla
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The Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex is one of the testimonies of the historic British capital of India, designed by Henry Irwin. The 122 years old Cultural ...

Scandal Point

Scandal Point

Place to Visit in Shimla
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Any one visiting the city is bound to come to this place and feel the mysterious vibes of the long forgotten stories. In the young rebellious love between ...

Indian Institute Of Advanced Study

Indian Institute Of Advanced Study

Place to Visit in Shimla
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The Indian Institute of Advanced Study is another must see spot in the town. The institute was established in 1884-88 and is situated in the Viceregal, ...

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Shimla Glen

Shimla Glen

Place to Visit in Shimla
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Glen is a popular picnic spot around 4 km from Shimla. The place is surrounded by pine and deodar trees, with greenery and rolling slopes making it an enjoyable...

Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary

Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary

Wildlife Park in Shimla

Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary is today the source of water supply in all of Shimla. It is one of the most secluded areas in Shimla spreading over an ...

Shimla Ice Skating Club

Shimla Ice Skating Club

Activity Place in Shimla
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Ice skating is possible in Shimla from November to March, though Kufri and Chail on the outskirts of town offer better options. Ice skating is popular in the ...

Shimla Trek To Churdhar

Shimla Trek To Churdhar

Activity Place in Shimla
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Churdhar is the highest peak in southern Himachal. The peak is crowned by a temple of a local deity Shirgul. It remains covered with snow most of the time of ...

Heritage Walk Of Shimla

Heritage Walk Of Shimla

Things to do in Shimla
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Heritage Walks in Shimla are the best way to explore the town on foot. Walk through the Lanes & Trails of this British Himalayan Town and know about the stories...

Jakhutemple

Jakhutemple

Place to Visit in Shimla
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This temple of lord Hanumanji is situated at the height of about 8500 ft. in the east of historical ridge ground in Shimla city. This temple is very easily ...