Mathura is one of the older cities of India and located in the state of UP on the bank of Yamuna, This is a religious places of Hindu. This is the land where Shri Krishna was born in the cell of a prison, it is also known as the Brij Bhoomi. The culture of this city is so much rich.
The place is famous not only the religious place for its temples but also its beautiful river banks. It is famous for "Krishna Janmabhoomi temple”.
In accient time period this place was thickly forested and famous as "Madhuvan" then "Madhupara" and after it Mathura.
Shri Krishan Janambhumi
Shri Krishna Janmbhoomi in Mathura is an extensive complex. This complex has several big and small temples
Mathura famous place
Rangbhumi Potara Kund
In 1874 British built it and it houses had the rare items from the gupta and Kushan period. The archeological museum is suited in the Dampier Park and it is a collection of archeological interest. In this museum you see the architectural fragments, stone sculptures, terracotta, bas-reliefs,pottery, old coins and bronze articles ,bricks, clay seals and paintings.
Government Museum In 1874 Goverment museum was establish by F S Growse, in older time the name of this museum was Curzon Museum of Archaeology .Museum have a good collection of ancient pottery, gold, silver and copper coins ,stone sculptures and terracotta, clay seals, paintings, and bronzes.
Mathura Pedas are very famous in India during a visit to Mathura it is a shopping object. The Pedas of Mathura are famous for it’s their purity and its great taste.
Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) developed the Mathura Petrochemicals Plant and is an important part of the Indian petrochemical industry. Mathura Refinery was commissioned in the year 1982.
Mathura has a some famous Engineering Colleges.
BSA College of Engineering & Technology
Hindustan College of Science & Technology
Sanjay Institute of Technology Management & Research
Sachdeva Institute of Technology
Ishwarchand Vidyasagar Institute of Technology
GLA Institute of Technology & Management
Degree college of Mathura
Brij Bihari Degree College
Kosikalan K.R. Degree College
Mathura K.R Girls Degree College
I.O.P. Degree College
B.S.A. Degree College
R.C.A Girls Degree College
Hotel in Mathura
Brijwasi Royal Hotel
Mukund Palace Hotel
Country Inn Kosi Hotel
Best Western Radha Ashok Hotel
Amar Yatri Niwas Hotel
The Mathura has its own railway station. It is well connected by train with Agra , Sawai Madhopur ,Bharatpur and Kota or tthe other city of India.Regular train services are available from Mathura to Delhi. The nearest airport from Mathura is at Kheria in Agra.