Pinjore Garden, Open hand Monument, Chandigarh Museum Art Gallery and Rock Garden
1. Pinjore Garden #ChandigarhWithTheLalit
Spread over 100 acres, this garden was created in the 17th century by architect Nawab Fidai Khan, foster brother of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. The complex, beautifully illuminated, is laid over 7 terraces and houses a Rajasthani-Mughal style palace, open-air museum, temple complex and a zoo.
2. Open Hand Monument #ChandigarhWithTheLalit
The Open hand monument is the official emblem of Chandigarh, build by legendary architect Le Corbusier. It has been designed in the form of an open hand to convey message of openness, peace and unity.
3. Chandigarh Museum Art Gallery #ChandigarhWithTheLalit
It is a unique museum, perhaps the first of it's kind in the country, which exhibits the architectural history of the making of Chandigarh. The objective of the museum is to document and display the sequential planning and architectural development of Chandigarh, from it's inception to the present.
4. Rock Garden #ChandigarhWithTheLalit
Established in the form of an open-air exhibition hall, the garden houses sculptures made of dicarded waste materials like frames, mudguards, forks, handle bars, metal wires, play marbles, porcelain, auto parts, broken bangles and more.