Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus
(CST), previously as Victoria Terminus (VT), is a UNESCO World Heritage
Site. It has a historic railway station located in the heart of Mumbai. Built-in 1888, the station reminds the
British Raj in India and still known as the historical landmarks within the
Central Business District of Mumbai. It has been a core witness to the businesses blooming, and the Indian film industry growing. It has
seen the transition of Bombay to Mumbai. Let’s learn more about this historical Locality
The entrance gates to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus carry two
columns, which are adorned – one with a lion and
the other with a tiger The main building is made of
sandstone and limestone, and the interiors of the station are lined with
premium quality Italian marble.
In addition to the 18 railway lines, the CST is also home to the headquarters, the Star Chamber and the North Wing.
CST is the well-known landmarks of Mumbai and the epitome of culture and heritage for Mumbai.