Spread over 200 acre in Mehrauli, adjacent to Qutub Minar World Heritage site and the Qutb complex, Mehrauli Archaeological Park consists of over 100 historically significant monuments. Popularly known as Jamali Kamali, this Park is unique in being dotted with ruins from early medieval times to the 19th century.
The park includes the ruins of Lal Kot built by Tomar Rajputs in 1060 CE, making it the oldest extant fort of Delhi, and architectural relics of subsequent period, rule of Khalji dynasty, Tughlaq dynasty, Lodhi dynasty of Delhi Sultanate, Mughal Empire, and the British Raj. The park contains sites like Tomb of Balban, ca 1287 CE, wherein a true arch and the true dome were built for the first time in India. The main attractions include the Jamali Kamali Mosque and Tomb of Maulana Jamali Kamali (Jamali Kamboh), built in 1526 - 1535 CE, Quli Khan's Tomb, Gandhak ki Baoli, Rajon Ki Baoli, a stepwell, and Madhi Masjid. Other near by monuments are Jahaz Mahal, Zafar Mahal of Bahadur Shah II alias Lal Mahal, Hauz-i-Shamsi and Tomb of Adham Khan.