There are many historical buildings in Delhi. Red Fort is one of them. It is famous all over the world. It is a symbol of the Mughal power and majesty.

It was built by the Emperor Shah Jahan in 1648. It is made of red stone. It is situated on the west bank of the river Yamuna. In front of it is famous Chandni Chowk market.

There is museum in the Red Fort. It is very beautiful inside. The Red Fort has many beautiful buildings. The Diwan-e-Am is the hall of Public Audience. There is the Diwan-e-Khas also.

Many beautiful stones have been removed by the English. Nadir Shah took it away to Iran after conquering Delhi. The Rang Mahal is another attraction.


The Pearl Mosque or Moti Masjid is near the Rang Mahal. Our Prime Minister comes to the Red Fort on the 15th August and hoists the National flag on the Red Fort on that day.