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20 Attractions to Explore Near Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Sanghol Archaeological Museum
Sanghol Archaeological MuseumFatehgarh Sahib, Punjab 140802, India

This is an ancient site of Harappan culture and is being maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India. A tourist complex is also coming up here. This place holds a special position on the archaeological atlas of India.

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Rauza Sharif
Rauza Sharif14.95 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

This is a tomb of Shaikh Ahmad al-Faruqī al-Sirhindī. He lived at this place during the times of Akbar and Jahangir. It is a splendid Gurudwara and is the main site for the Tourist attraction at Punjab.

Gurudwara Shri Fatehgarh Sahib
Gurudwara Shri Fatehgarh Sahib15.36 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

This is a Sikh gurdwara or place of worship in the city of Fatehgarh Sahib in the Indian state of Punjab.It is dedicated to the great martyrdom of younger sons of Guru Gobind Singh who were bricked alive in 1704 by Wazir Khan, the then Fauzdar of Sirhind.

Aam Khas Bagh Sirhind
Aam Khas Bagh Sirhind16.98 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Aam Khas Bagh is the remains of a highway-inn constructed for the use of royalty as well as common people built by Akbar. It was divided into two parts - the Aam for public use and the Khas for private use by the Royalty.

Gurudwara Shri Bhatha Sahib
Gurudwara Shri Bhatha Sahib21.89 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

A famous gurdwara in the city of Rupnagar. This Gurdwara commemorates the visit of tenth Guru Sri Gobind Singh. Religiously significant place and that's why a lot of people visit this place.

Archaeological Museum Rupnagar
Archaeological Museum Rupnagar23.31 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

A museum that houses the archaeological remains of the excavated site near Ropar, the first Harappan site excavated in Independent India located at Rupnagar town on the banks of Sutlej river.

Ropar Wetland
Ropar Wetland27.24 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

This is a man-made freshwater wetland covering 1,365 hectares. Surrounded by the Shivalik hills in the northwest and the plains in the south. This is a popular tourist attraction for bird watching and boating.

Fateh Burj, Chappar Chiri
Fateh Burj, Chappar Chiri27.30 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

This 328 feet high Burj is India’s tallest victory tower, even taller than the famous Qutub Minar of Delhi. It is a symbol of victory of Sikhs led by the great general Baba Banda Singh Bahadur. It was constructed to mark the 3rd centenary of the historical battle of Chappar Chiri.

Punjab Cricket Association Stadium
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium33.99 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Also called as Bindra stadium is a cricket ground located in Mohali. The stadium has an official capacity of 26,950. This stadium is home of Punjab cricket team and Kings XI Punjab (IPL franchisee).

Garden of Fragrance
Garden of Fragrance34.61 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

The Garden of Fragrance was built in 1998. The garden is known for its pleasant smelling assortment of flowering plants, and hence the name, 'Garden Of Fragrance'. Some of the fragrant plants that can be found here is Raat ki rani, damask rose, motia, champa, haar shingar, mehndi and varieties of jasmine. The park also serves as a fabulous picnic spot.

Panjab University
Panjab University35.04 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

panjab university is a public university located in Chandigarh, India. It originated in 1882 as the University of the Punjab, but was established in 1947 after the partition of India, where the university was split between Pakistan and India.

Gurudwara Parivaar Vichora Sahib
Gurudwara Parivaar Vichora Sahib35.13 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

A beautiful gurdwara situated on the banks of river Sirsa. This is where the 10th Guru of Sikh, Guru Gobind SIngh Ji's, family got separated. Located on a hill top, one has to climb 100 odd steps to reach this holy spot, which commands a panaromic view of the surrounding valley.

Fine Arts Mueseum
Fine Arts Mueseum35.58 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

The Museum of Fine Arts houses the early works of almost all of the major artists of modern India. The collection was created through the initiative of the art historian BN Goswamy. Originally the building was supposed to house the rich collection of archaeological artefacts that had been discovered by the department of Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology.

Shanti Kunj Park
Shanti Kunj Park36.20 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Shanti Kunj garden in Chandigarh is situated in a very peaceful place that is free from any noise and pollution. Therefore, it has been rightly named as Shanti Kunj. Large amount of trees and plants in the garden provide soothing effect even in hot summer months. There are numerous herbs and medicinal plants in this garden which provide excellent healing effect. Shanti Kunj garden is divided into five segments by a natural stream flowing through the garden.

Sector 17 Market
Sector 17 Market36.51 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Sector 17 Market is the most popular of the city. Replete with several big brand stores, international outlets, food chains and eateries, the market is popular both among the youngsters and the adults. From kids wear to fashion apparels to bridal stores and the like, the market has got something for everyone and is bustling with visitors all through the day.

 Zakir Husssain Rose Garden (Chandigarh)
Zakir Husssain Rose Garden (Chandigarh)36.91 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

This is a botanical garden located at Chandigarh with 50,000 rose-bushes of 1600 different species Named after India's former President Zakir Hussain. The garden has not only roses but also trees of medicinal value. Some of the medicinal plants that can be spotted here are bel, Behera, Harar, camphor and yellow Gulmohar. The rose plants have been planted in carved-out lawns and flower beds.

Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain36.91 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Musical Fountain Show is held at Sector 17 in Chandigarh and is a popular place of recreation and sightseeing. The show is held in the evening hours and is a wonderful display of water fountains dancing to a rhythmic livid music. The place is thronged by locals and tourists alike to visit the show.

Government Museum and Art Gallery
Government Museum and Art Gallery37.19 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

Museum explaining the story of Chandigarh’s creation. The museum displays original letters and correspondence between administrators and the architects who created Chandigarh’s blueprint.

Leisure Valley
Leisure Valley37.65 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

A continuum of various theme gardens to take care of the body and spirit of the city. Le Corbusier retained the eroded valley of a seasonal rivulet on the original site of the City and sculptured it into a Linear park now over 8km long .It starts from Sector 1 in the north and leaves Chandigarh at its southern most edge in sector 53.

Japanese Garden
Japanese Garden37.83 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

The Japanese Garden is a park located in Sector 31 in the union territory of Chandigarh. Built-in 2014 on 13 acres of land, by Indian Government. It consists of water bodies, pagoda towers, waterfalls, a meditation center, a buddha idol, and golden bamboos. This is first-ever garden in Chandigarh with a Japanese touch.

Capitol Complex Tourist Centre
Capitol Complex Tourist Centre38.49 KMs away from Sanghol Archaeological Museum

A government compound designed by the architect Le Corbusier and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It comprises three buildings, three monuments and a lake, including the Palace of Assembly or Legislative Assembly, Secretariat, High Court, Open Hand Monument, Geometric Hill and Tower of Shadows.