National Monument of Bangladesh
Bangladesh National Monument to Commemorate the Heroes of Liberation War, 1971. Visit http://www.bdspn.com/Travel/Monument/Monument.html for more information. Bangladesh National Monument is located in Nabinagar of Savar upazilla, 35 kilometers from Dhaka city. It stands as the icon of bravery and sacrifice in the liberation war against Pakistani military junta who wanted to occupy and suck up our country rather than to share economy, culture and politics. In 1978 a competition was arranged to choose the design and among 57 competitors the design of architect Moinul Hossain was selected. It was built in 3 phases and in the year 1982 the construction third and final phase has been completed.