It has stone sundial. It was constructed in early 18th century. It is a UNESCO world heritage site. A must visit place.
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Close to the government quarter of Sansad Marg (and especially to the Parliament building – Sansad Bhavan) is located the observatory of Jantar-Mantar (translated as "tools for computing" - they are assembled in this place 13). Among five such facilities, created by Raja Jai Singh,...More
It was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II in tje 18th c. The word jantar mantar are two rhyming words signifying Yantra ( instrument) and mantra ( calculations) as they were used for astronomical calculations. The names of these instruments are Samrat Yantra, Jai Prakash,...More
It is a famous monument located just near to Janpath Market... It is usually bustled with protesters who use to protest against the government... As a monuments, it is basically a sun driven time clock which was used as a time measurement device during early...More
Jantar Mantar is central place located very close to Connaught Place and can be easily approached through Rajiv Chowk station of Delhi Metro. It is a big compound having garden as well as thirteen astronomical architecture instrument used in ancient time for astronomical calculations. The...More
Jantar Mantar one of the icon of Delhi , is located in cannaught place , near metro station is gate no 6 of rajiv chowk but one can reach there by auto , cabs ,or car . Many hotels arrange for conducted tours for tourists....More
The place is was built by Maharaja Jai Singh and was used in ancient times for geographical and astronomical data collection. Worth seeing the instruments which are still in use. Good place to visit.