Mughal Sites

If you’re looking to discover Mughal Empire sites and want to find the best places to view Mughal Empire history then you can explore our interactive map above or navigate further by using the links below.

There’s a great selection of Mughal sites and Mughal ruins and you can plan some fantastic things to see on your travels. Once you’ve explored the list of Mughal Empire sites and selected those you wish to visit you can use our itinerary planner tool to plan your trip and then print off a free pocket guidebook. This indispensible holiday guide will help you make the most of your time exploring Mughal sites .

Our database of historical sites is growing all the time, but we may not cover them all. Remember, if you know of other Mughal sites , remains or ruins, you can always add them to Historvius now by visiting our upload page.

Mughal Empire: Site Index

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Agra Fort

The Agra Fort was a Mughal fortress and palace in Agra, India and is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of the Mughal Empire for a short period in the sixteenth century.

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Humayun’s Tomb

Humayun’s Tomb in Central Delhi is the resting place of the second emperor of the Mughal Dynasty and was the Indian Subcontinent’s first garden mausoleum.

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Jama Masjid

Jama Masjid is a seventeenth century mosque and the largest in Delhi. It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan.

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Lahore Fort

The Lahore Fort is a vast fortified complex built by the Mughal Emperors and is UNESCO listed.

Lalbagh Fort

The Lalbagh Fort is an unfinished seventeenth century Mughal fortified palace in Dhaka.

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Mausoleum of Emperor Akbar

The Mausoleum of Emperor Akbar is the tomb one of the most famous of the Mughal emperors.

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Red Fort

One of the most famous Mughal sites, the Red Fort is a world famous fortified structure and palace in Delhi, India and a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is an opulent, world-famous mausoleum in Agra, India and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Probably the best known of all the Mughal sites.