Beautiful Buildings of Mumbai: Mumbai is Financial capital of India. It attracts major investment proposals for all over world. Mumbai is a home of Millionaires and few Billionaires too. Besides current Development of Mumbai, Mumbai also is one of the historical Place in India. Mumbai has many Beautiful British Made Buildings.
Now look at 10 Most Beautiful Buildings of Mumbai
1 Dhanraj Mahal
Dhanraj Mahal is the residence of the princely Dhanrajgir family in Mumbai. It was the residence of the famed actress Zubeida Begum Dhanrajgir. The building’s architectural style is art deco.
2 Royal Bombay Yacht Club
The Royal Bombay Yacht Club (RBYC) was founded in 1846 in the Colaba. The club offers a bar and restaurant, in addition to sailing facilities. Yachting received a major stimulus in 1911, when King George V and Queen Mary landed in Bombay from the Royal P&O liner, S.S. Medina.
3 Elphinstone College
Elphinstone College is an institution of higher education affiliated to the University of Mumbai. Established in 1856, it is one of the oldest colleges of the University of Mumbai. It was exalted as a prestigious seat of learning during the British Raj and is generally observed for its vibrant alumni.
4 Bombay High Court
Bombay High Court is one of the Beautiful Buildings and oldest High Courts of India. It is located in Mumba. Its jurisdiction covers the states of Maharashtra and Goa, and the Union Territories of Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The High Court has regional branches at Nagpur and Aurangabad in Maharashtra and Panaji, the capital of Goa.
5 Horniman Circle
The Horniman Circle Gardens is a large park in South Mumbai, which encompasses an area of 12,081 square yards. It is situated in the Fort district of Mumbai, and is surrounded by office complexes housing the country’s premier banks. Designed to be a large open space with grand buildings in the middle of the walled city, the area had been known as Bombay Green in the 18th century, while the area around it was called Elphinstone Circle.
6 CST Station
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) formerly known as Victoria Terminus is a historic railway station and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Mumbai. The station was built in 1887 in the Bori Bunder area of Mumbai to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria. The new railway station has been built where the Bori Bunder railway station once stood. It is one of the busiest railway stations in India.
7 Mumbai Mint
It is one of the four mints in India and is in the city of Mumbai. The mint was established in 1829 by the then governor of the Bombay Presidency. Its main activity is the production of commemorative and development-oriented coins. The mint is opposite the Reserve Bank of India in the Fort area of South Mumbai.
Antilia is a private home in South Mumbai, India. It is owned by Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries, which includes a staff of 600 to maintain the residence 24/7. As of November 2014, it is deemed to be the world’s most expensive residential property, after Buckingham Palace, which is designated as a crown property. It is thus the world’s most expensive private residential property, valued over $1 billion.
9 University of Mumbai
The University of Mumbai is one of the Beautiful Buildings and earliest state universities in India and the oldest in Maharashtra. The University of Bombay was established in 1857 after presentation of a petition from the Bombay Association to the British colonial government in India. The University of Mumbai was modeled on similar universities in the United Kingdom, specifically the University of London.
10 Taj Palace and Tower Hotel
The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel is a “Heritage Grand” class five-star hotel in the Colaba region of Mumbai. The hotel’s original building was commissioned by Tata and first opened its doors to guests on 16 December 1903. It is widely believed that Jamsetji Tata decided to build the hotel after he was refused entry to one of the city’s grand hotels of the time, Watson’s Hotel, as it was restricted to “whites only”.