Jallianwala Bagh

Golden Temple Rd
Amritsar, PB - 143006

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Jallianwala Bagh is a poignant historical site located in the heart of Amritsar, Punjab, India. Infamously known for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of April 13, 1919, this public garden holds significant historical importance in India's struggle for independence. The massacre, orchestrated by British troops under the command of Brigadier General Reginald Dyer, saw the senseless killing of hundreds of unarmed Indian civilians who had gathered in the enclosed garden for a peaceful protest against the oppressive Rowlatt Act.

Today, Jallianwala Bagh stands as a solemn memorial and a reminder of the sacrifices made during the fight for freedom. The site features a memorial plaque, a preserved well where many sought refuge and lost their lives, and bullet holes in the walls that bear witness to the tragic events of that fateful day. The memorial attracts visitors from across the globe, including history enthusiasts, students, and those seeking a deeper understanding of India's struggle for independence. Jallianwala Bagh serves as a somber reflection on the importance of freedom and the resilience of a nation in the face of adversity.

Besides this park, there are two more parks listed in Amritsar. There's also twelve attractions listed in this city in other categories. You will find the exact location of Jallianwala Bagh on the map above.

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