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Tour of Civil Lines


The cycle tour helps recreate the story of how life used to be when Civil lines was created and used as the makeshift British administrative centre. We begin with looking at the bungalows of Civil Lines, the exchange store, the Maidens Hotel, Flagstaff tower and get back to office where Prof. Lall will share stories and images of his childhood over cups of chai and pakodas.

Ashok B Lall is Principal of Ashok B. Lall Architects in New Delhi and he is also a visiting professor at the Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIU). He held the position of Dean of Studies of the former TVB School of Habitat Studies in New Delhi until its merger with GGSIPU in 2007.

Meeting point: Exit No 2 Civil Lines Metro Station

Extra Costs: Nil

Tips: Carry a bottle of water and wear comfortable shoes

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