Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus facts for kids
|Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus|
Front side of CST building
|Town or city||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
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|Construction started||May 1878|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Frederick William Stevens, Axel Haig|
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a historic railway station in the city of Mumbai, India. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its name used to be Victoria Terminus. The station is also called VT (as short-form of Victoria Terminus) or CST (as short-form of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus). The station was built in 1887. It was designed by Frederick William Stevens. The station is in the Bori Bunder area of Mumbai.
It is the busiest railway station in India. There are always a lot of people at the station. Short-distance trains and long-distance trains come to this station.
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