Bharat Virasat-Akbar's tomb - Sikandara, Agra

Akbar's tomb - Sikandara, Agra

Historical Monuments. Tombs and Mausoleums


Akbar's tomb is the mausoleum of the third Emperor, Akbar (reign from 1556 to 1605). The tomb was built in 1605–1613 by his son, Jahangir and is situated on 119 acres of grounds in Sikandra, a suburb of Agra. The buildings are constructed mainly from a deep red sandstone, enriched with features in white marble.

Constructed in:

16th century CE