Best time to visit8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Open hours6:00 AM 6:00 PM
Things to doExplore the history of Mughal rule More details: The nearest metro stations are the Chandni Chowk and Delhi Main.
Best MonthsAll year
Traveller TypesFamilies, Solo
Rank210 out of 370 attractions in New Delhi
This is an ancient mosque built by Shah Jahans wife Fatehpuri Begum. The name of the mosque was after here. it is a red sandstone mosque that stands on a little high platform. It has a colossal dome with two tall minarets. The arches and spacious halls are an example of the beauty of the Mughal architecture of the last phase. This was the place where inter- religion debates used to take place in the past. It is also said that this mosque was a hideout for Mughal armies during wartimes.