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Multan Fort

Located in Center of City near Ghanta Ghar Multan, Punjab, Pakistan.

Multan Fort

Multan is a Historical city. Its History spread on centuries. Multan is Also Known as the city of Garma, Gard, Gada and Goristan. Multan fort is situated in the center of city. Multan Fort was built on a mound separating it from the city by the old bed of river Ravi. Its date cannot be fixed with accuracy. When intact, its circumference was 6,600 ft. having 46 bastions, including two towers at each of the four gates i.e., Delhi Gate, Khizri Gate, Sikhi Gate and Rehri Gate. The fort was ravaged by the British to avenge the murder of one Mr. Agnew in 1848. At present it is survived by some parts of the old rampart and bastions besides the shrines of Hazrat Bahauddin Zakaria and Shah Rukn-e-Alam, an obelisk in memory of Agnew and a Hindu temple. The famous Qasim Bagh and a stadium are located within the walls of the fort. A panoramic view of multan City can be had from the highest point in the fort.

Multan Fort is located in Center of City near Ghanta Ghar Multan.

The site is mostly destroyed fortress and is now a park with a museum, scenic views & shrines.

Multan Fort And Tomb Of Shah Rukn E Alam

Multan Fort And Tomb Of Shah Rukn E Alam

This is a most attractive place to visit in Multan A very old and historic place situated at a high place where you can view all the city.

Gates

There were four other gates which belong to Kohna Fort of Multan, out of which only first survives.

  • Qasim Gate
  • Khizri Gate
  • Sikhi Gate
  • Hareri Gate