Closed Su. Those who are squeamish to pollution or have asthma may need to wear a mask; the air pollution from passing trucks and buses, combined with the searing heat and humidity can be overwhelming at times. Most of its population are rural migrants, including climate refugees. Once intended as a town date Dhaka First then in, it now houses the Science Faculty of the University of Dhaka. Depending on where you start from, a thirty minute rickshaw ride can take you from impossibly crowded shanty towns near Old Dhaka to the glitzy high-class neighbourhoods of Gulshan and Banani where a meal costs more than most people date Dhaka First then in in a week. Contains a large number of interesting collections, including sculptures and paintings from the Hindu, Buddhist and Muslim periods. According to economic historian Indrajit Ray, it was globally prominent in industries such as textile manufacturing and shipbuilding. The memorial was designed by architect Moinul Hossain, and is dedicated to the sacred memory of the millions of unknown martyrs of the War of Liberation. Tk 10, years, school and University students are free with ID.