List of Monuments in India (by Builder, City, State and Year)

Qutub Minar
Qutub Minar's work was started by Qutubuddin Aibak in 1192 and completed by his son-in law Iltumish in 1220
A list of important monumnets in India by the people who built them, their cities and states and their construction dates.


MonumentPlaceBuilt byYear/Century
Adhai Din Ka JhopraAjmer (Rajasthan)Qutubuddin Aibak1192 AD
Agra cityAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Sikandar Lodi1504 AD
Agra FortAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Akbar1573 AD
Airavatesvara templeDarasuram (Tamil Nadu)Rajaraja I12th century
Ajanta CavesAurangabad (Maharashtra)--
Akbar's TombAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Akbar and his son Jahangir1613 AD
Alai darwazaDelhiAlauddin Khiliji1311 AD
Amber FortJaipur (Rajasthan)Man Singh I1592 AD
Anand BhawanAllahabad (Uttar Pradesh)Motilal Nehru1930 AD
Aram BaghAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Babur1528 AD
Bada ImambaraLucknow (Uttar Pradesh)Asaf-ud-daula1785 AD
Belur MathBelur (West Bengal)Swami Vivekananda-
Bharatpur FortBharatpur (Rajasthan)Raja Surajmal Singh19th century
Bibi Ka MaqbaraAurangabad (Maharashtra)Azam Shah1661 AD
BrihadeshwaraTanjore (Tamil Nadu)Rajaraja chola I1010 AD
Charar-e-SharifCharar-e-Sharif (Jammu & Kashmir)Ghyas-ud-din Zain-ul-Abidin15th Century
Char-MinarHyderabad (Telangana)Quli Qutub Shah1591 AD
Chhota ImambaraLucknow (Uttar Pradesh)Muhammad Ali Shah1838 AD
Dargah Ajmer SharifAjmer (Rajasthan)Mohammad Bin Tughluq1332 AD
Deewan-e-KhasAgra Fort, Agra (Uttar Pradesh)Shahjahan1635 AD
Deewan-e-Khas (Shah Mahal)Red Fort, Delhi (Delhi)Akbar1571 AD
Dilwara Jain TempleMount Abu (Rajasthan)Vimal Shah1582 AD
Elephanta CavesMumbai (Maharashtra)Rashtrakuta rulers5-9th century
Ellora CavesAurangabad (Maharashtra)Buddhist Caves were built by Chalukya Dynasty and Later Hindu and Jain Caves were built by Rashtrakuta rulers6-10th century
Ferozshah KotlaDelhiFerozshan Tughlaq1356 AD
GangaikondacholapuramGangaikonda cholapuram (Tamil Nadu)Rajendra I12th century
Gateway Of IndiaMumbai (Maharashtra)British Govt.20th century
Gol GharPatna (Bihar)British Government1786 AD
Gol GumbazBijapur, KarnatakaMuhammad Adil Shah1656 AD
Golconda FortHyderabad (Telangana)Qutub Shahi rulers16th century
Hampi MonumentsKarnataka--
Hauz KhasDelhiAlauddin Khilji1296
Hawa MahalJaipur (Rajasthan)Maharaja Pratap Singh1799 AD
Humayun's TombDelhiHumayun's wife1533 AD
India GateNew DelhiEdwin Lutyens (Architect)1921-33
Jagannath TemplePuri (Odisha)Anantvarman Ganga1161 AD
Jaigarh FortJaipur (Rajasthan)Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II1726 AD
Jama MasjidAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Shahjahan1648 AD
Jama MasjidDelhiShahjahan1656 AD
Jantar MantarJaipur, Ujjain, Delhi, Mathura, VaranasiMaharaja Sawai Jai Singh II1724-1736 AD
Kanheri CavesMumbai (Maharashtra)Buddhist Monks1 Century BCE - 11th Century AD
Kailasanathar TempleKanchipuram (Tamil Nadu)Narasimhavarman-II685-705 AD
Khajuraho TemplesMadhya PradeshChandellas950-1050 AD
Khirki MasjidDelhiGhyasuddin Tughlaq1354 AD
Lakshmi Narayan TempleDelhiBirla Family1933
Lal BaghBangaluru (Karnataka)Hyder Ali1760 AD
Macca MasjidHyderabad (Telangana)Quli Qutub Shah1694 AD
Meenakshi TempleMadurai, TamilnaduKulasekara Pandya1190-1216 AD
Mehrangarh FortJodhpur (Rajasthan)Rao Jodha1460 AD
Moti MasjidAgra Fort, Agra (Uttar Pradesh)Shahjahan1635 AD
Moti MasjidDelhi Fort, DelhiAurangzeb1660 AD
Nahargarh FortJaipur (Rajasthan)Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II1734 AD
Nalanda UniversityBiharGupta Rulers-
Nishat GardenSrinagar (Jammu & Kashmir)Asaf Ali1633 AD
Purana QilaDelhiShershah Suri16th century
Qutub MinarDelhiQutubuddin Aibak1193 AD
Rashtrapati BhavanDelhiBritish Government1912-1929
Red FortDelhiShahjahan1639 AD
Rock cut templeMamallapuram (Tamil Nadu)Mahendravarman-I8th century
Sabarmati AshramAhmedabad (Gujarat)MK Gandhi1917
Safdar Jung TombDelhiShuja-ud-daula1754 AD
Saint George FortChennai (Tamil Nadu)East India Company1644 AD
Sati BurjMathura (Uttar Pradesh)Raja Bhagwan Das1570 AD
Shalimar GardenSrinagar (Jammu and Kashmir)Jahangir1619 AD
ShantiniketanWest BengalDebendra Nath Tagore1863
Shershah's TombSasaram (Bihar)Shershah's son1545 AD
Shish MahalAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Shahjahan1632 AD
Shore templeMamallapuram (Tamil Nadu)Narasimhavarman-II8th century
Shri Venkateswara TempleAndhra Pradesh--
Sun TempleKonark (Odisha)Narsimhadeva I1250 AD
Swarna Mandir (Golden Temple)Amritsar (Punjab)Guru Ram Das with the fifth, Guru Arjan1577 AD
Taj MahalAgra (Uttar Pradesh)Shahjahan1653 AD
Tomb of Itmad-Ud-DaulaAgra (Uttar Pradesh)NoorJahan1628 AD
Victoria MemorialKolkata (West Bengal)British Government1921 AD
Vijaya StambhaChittorgarh (Rajasthan)Maharana Kumbha1448 AD
Vikramasila MonasteryBiharDharma Pala8th century
Vishnupada TempleGaya (Bihar)Rani Ahilyabai1787