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Great Colonial era Gun

Great Colonial era Gun paced om Mall Road infront of Lahore Museum, Government College and... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
khantalal
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Lahore, Pakistan
One of the largest ever made in the sub-continent

This gun was constructed from kitchen utensils donated by people of Lahore under the order of the... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Aqeel F
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22 Jun 2018
“Most Famous Gun”
17 May 2018
“AKA Kim's Gun”
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Mall Rd | Upper Mall Lahore, opposite the Lahore Museum, Lahore, Pakistan
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Zamzama Gun is perhaps the most famous gun in the history of the Punjab immortalised by Rudyard Kipling in his novel 'Kim".Originally it was placed outside original Jadoo Ghar ,as Tollington Market housing the museum used to be called .Kipling in 1907 won Nobel Prize...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Zamzama Gun AKA Kim's Gun is erected permanently on an island in the middle of Mall Road, between Lahore Museum and Punjab University Old Campus. This gun is made famous in the west by Rudyard Kipling's novel "Kim".

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

A large bore cannon cast in mid 18th century in Lahore and on dis play on the Mall, THE TOAP made of brass and copper ,is a large bore (9 1/2 inch) cannon of AHMED SHAH Durrani, king of Afghanistan, who used it against MARHATTAS...More

3  Thank Inam K
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great Colonial era Gun paced om Mall Road infront of Lahore Museum, Government College and Anarkali. If ur visting museum you cant miss it.

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

This gun was constructed from kitchen utensils donated by people of Lahore under the order of the Emperor, DuriDurran. Shah Wali Khan Wazir made the gun and named it Zamzama - the Taker of Strongholds. It is also called Bhangianwala Toap, because it was used...More

Thank Aqeel F
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This gun is mentioned in Rudyard Kiplings novels. It was always called Kims Gun and dont know who changed its name. Its a historical gun made during the period of Ranjit Singh. Its plalced on the main Mall Road, opposite the Lahore Museum. Its worth...More

2  Thank Shereen M
Reviewed 9 May 2016

As you go towards the Lahore Museum on the Mall Road you will see a huge cannon placed on a white marble pedestal. This is a historical piece of artillery called Zamzamah. This along with it's twin were built on the orders of Ahmed Shah...More

3  Thank HINA W
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