Pragati Maidan

Location: Central Delhi
About Pragati Maidan:

More than just an exhibition place, the building is a huge complex with contemporary design and is surrounded by greenery. Divided into smaller buildings and compounds, Pragati Maidan hosts plethora of national and international exhibitions of all kinds. This massive complex is the venue of the annual India International Trade Fair usually held in November. It has permanent buildings for pavilion of all the states of the country. Many business and industrial organisations from all over the world participate in these fairs, resulting in exchange of industrial collaboration and joint ventures. Visited by captains of trade and industry from different parts of India, decision makers and top government officials, Pragati Maidan is clearly attuned to the requirements of the vast Indian market. This complex houses five permanent exhibitions which include Nehru Pavilion, Atomic Energy and Defense Pavilion.

Pragati Maidan was founded in 1982 on the eves of Asian games. The complex houses many pavilions like Nehru Pavilion, Defense Pavilion, Indira Pavilion, Son of India Pavilion. If you are in Delhi, then a visit to Pragati Maidan is a must. In November, Pragati Maidan becomes one of the best place to explore.


  • Nizamuddin Railway Station is 2.5 km. from Pragati Maidan
  • 10 km. (approx.) from ISBT

Areas Near Pragati Maidan:

  • ITO
  • Sunder Nagar
  • Nizamuddin