Famous Landmarks for kids

There are famous landmarks that attract people from all over the world to enjoy their sights.

1. Taj Mahal

Located in Agra, India.

The Taj Mahal was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.

2. Great wall of China

The great wall of china is Located in China.

It is about 21,196 kilometer’s long wall which is the longest structure humans have ever built.

The wall protects the north of the empire of China from enemy attacks.

It is built by the first Emperor of China, Qin Shai Hong.

3. Opera House

It is located in Sydney, Australia.

An opera house is a theatre building used for performances of opera.

It is shaped like the sails of a boat.

4. Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower is located in Paris, France.

The tower is 324 meters tall,

It is the tallest structure in Paris.

5. The Pyramids of Giza

It is located in Cairo, Egypt.

It is the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World,

It is a group of three pyramids

Build by the ruler of ancient Egypt Khufu.

6. Statue of Unity

It is located in Gujarat, India.

The Statue of Unity is a statue of Indian statesman and independence activist Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

The height of the statue is 182 meters, and it is the World’s tallest statue.

7. Leaning tower of PISA

It is located in Pisa, Italy.

it is known worldwide for an unstable lean foundation.

The height of the tower is 55.86 meters from the ground.

The tower has 296 or 294 steps.

8. The colosseum

It is located in Rome, Italy.  

Colosseum is an amphitheater means an open-air venue used for entertainment, performances, and sports.

9. Disney Land

Disney land is a theme park located in California, United States.

People come here to enjoy their vacation.

Here you can meet your favorite Disney characters and enjoy your rides.

Disney land is considered the happiest place on the earth.

10. Machu Picchu

It is located in the northwest of Cuzco, Peru on the Andes Mountains.

It is a 15th-century Inca empire citadel.

It is referred to as the “Lost City of the Incas“.

11. Statue of Liberty

It is located on the Liberty Island of New York, USA.

The statue is a figure of a Roman liberty goddess.

The statue is made up of copper.

The Statue is a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States.

12. Christ the Redeemer

It is an Art statue of Jesus Christ located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The height of the statue is 30 meters.

The statue is a symbol of Christianity across the world.

13. Stonehenge

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in Wiltshire, England.

It consists of a ring of standing stones.

Stonehenge is regarded as a British cultural icon.

14. Niagara Fall

Niagara Falls is a group of three waterfalls.

Canadian Falls, American Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls.

Located on the border of the United States, and Canada.

15. Angkor Wat Temple

Angkor Wat Temple is the largest religious monument in the world.

Located in Cambodia.

It was built by the Khmer Empire King Suryavarman II.

Temple appearing on its national flag of Cambodia.

16. Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world.

Located in the Dubai.

The height of the building is 829.8 meters.

Building has total 163 floors.

17. India Gate

All India War Memorial or The India Gate.

Locate in the New Delhi, India.

It is dedicated to the soldiers of British India who died in wars.

18. The Golden Temple 

Golden Temple, is a Gurudwara located in the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India.

It is the spiritual site of Sikhism.

The Gurdwara is built by the fourth Sikh Guru, Guru Ram Das in 1577.

A free Sikh community-run kitchen that serves a simple vegetarian meal to all visitors without discrimination.

19. Red Fort

The Red Fort is a historic fort located in the city of Delhi in India.

It was the main residence of the Mughal Emperors.

20. Forbidden City

The Forbidden City is a palace complex located in Beijing, China.

It was the Chinese imperial palace of the Ming and Qing Dynasties.

21. Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is located in the City of Westminster, London.

The Palace is the residence and administrative headquarters of the monarchy of the United Kingdom.

The palace has 775 rooms, and the garden is the largest private garden in London.

22. Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge.

The bridge crosses the River Thames.

The Bridge is an iconic symbol of London.

23. Easter Island

Located in the territory of Chile in the southeastern Pacific Ocean.

It is famous for its nearly 1,000 monumental statues.

These statues are called moai.

24. Kremlin

Kremlin is a fortified complex located in the center of Moscow, Russia.

The complex is the official residence of the Russian President.

The Kremlin is enclosed with the walls and is built along the Moskva River.

25. Blue Mosque

Blue Mosque, is a historic mosque located in Istanbul, Turkey.

Blue Mosque also known as Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

The mosque is known as the Blue Mosque because of blue tiles surrounding the walls of interior design.

Mosque was built between 1609 and 1616 years, during the rule of Ahmed I.

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