New Delhi: 15 August is the day when all the Indians look up to Delhi's Red Fort with more pride every year. On Independence Day, the Prime Minister hoists tricolor at the main gate of this place as a symbol of freedom and peace.
Red Fort is one of the most celebrated monuments of India. Be it architecture or history, Red Fort's rich heritage makes it a must visit place for people from across the globe.
Here are some convincing reasons to visit Red Fort:
* Museum: Red Fort is home to the Freedom Struggle Museum. It showcases all the major highlights of India's freedom struggle. It has also put to display some rare photographs, documents, paintings, lithographs and objects like guns, pistols, swords, shields, badges, medals, dioramas, sculptures etc.
* Tourist shows: Red Fort also conducts regular shows for tourists. These shows bring to light Mughal history to the tourists. The light and sound show is a major hit among visitors of all age groups.
* Structures: Red fort is a huge complex. It consists of several smaller structures which are of great historic importance. Lahori Gate, Diwan-i-Aam, Rang Mahal, Hammam, Baoli, Hira Mahal etc are some of its major attractions.