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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first sight, standing in the middle of some wonderfully intricate architectural monuments, a simple looking bare metallic pillar is a study in contrast. The wonder, I guess, would lie only if you know about it in advance. The fact that it even predates the...More

Thank Harpreet_Chd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last month with my cousins i went to New Delhi and there we visited the iron pillar. It is a historical monument and it wonders every single person because it has not yet rusted since it's construction. It is said that it was built more...More

Thank ASHITHA R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The inscription in Sanskrit is of 4th or 5th century . This pillar draws thousands of tourists every day because people admire the fact that iron pillar has mot rusted . There is a myth that if you encircle the pillar with your arms behind...More

Thank Amolak Rattan K
Reviewed 24 May 2018

The Iron Pillar in the Qutab Complex is quite an attraction. You will find people trying to hold their hands by wrapping them around the column. Its been around for centuries and quite iconic.

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

During my vacation in Delhi, I had visited the beautiful Qutub Minar complex and the Iron Pillar is located just after the giant Qutub Minar. It is much smaller in height and width compared to the gigantic Qutub Minar but it is a symbol of...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 4 April 2018

The Iron Pillar weighs 6 tonnes. It stands 7.21 metres tall. It is corrosion free and has non rusting surface. There is some inscriptions on it suggesting it is 1600 years old. Tourists and visitors stand on their backs towards this pillar and wrap their...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Certainly an added as well as a good addition to the Qutub Minar. This pillar is famous for being corrosion free despite withstanding weathers of several centuries. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank rohanpillai1
Reviewed 18 March 2018

You can't forget to visit this place whenever you visit Qutub Minar. The iron pillar hasn't rusted ever, such was the quality of the iron here. It is also said that if a person is able to touch his hands by standing around the pillar,...More

Thank anshul1004
Reviewed 4 February 2018

it is worth taking a look at this iron pillar which does not rust (dates back about 1600 years). Not worth going just to see this but as it is in the same place as the Qutub Minar Tower then you should be visiting that...More

Thank TrevB56
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Iron Pillar of Delhi belongs to the fourth century of the Gupta dynasty period. Iron Pillar is originally a victory pillar made of iron. The iron pillar has not rusted all these periods is a surprising mistery still now. The pillar is been topped by...More

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of heritage peeping at you from every nook and cranny,
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