Located in lucknow, Rumi Darwaza is the astoundingly beautiful tombstone which is standing to the west of Bara Imambara. The word "Rumi" is originated from the modern day Rome that used to be Istanbul, the capital city of Eastern Roman Empire. Built in the years of 1784-1786 during the reign of Asaf-ud-Duala, it stands at 60 feet high lofty. The complete construction was made by wood or iron.
A marvel architectural style of Awadh, known by the name of Turkish Gateway designed in identical direction in the meantime of ancient Constantinople. It is 60 ft high story which encompasses of an octagonal Chatri (Umbrella) carved style accessed with the stairs.
Beautifully carved its aches with unique architectural style calls on the largest people in the world, its design is truly a splendor that makes it one of the astounding monuments of this city. Decorated with amazing flower buds make it a true gateway to paradise. There is a huge lantern on top of this monument which is specially affixed to give in the night. After completing its structure, you are taken to its status which is declared the marvel blend of eternal beauty and modern amenities.