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Museums in Jodhpur

The museums in Jodhpur are one of the city's points of interest. They draw a sizable number of tourists. Several people visit the city's museums to witness Rajasthan's rich cultural heritage and glorious past. In addition, these museums feature great architecture, which makes them more alluring. While there is much to do in Jodhpur at its different attractions, it is best to get familiar with its culture and history through a visit to the museums.

List of the Best Museums in Jodhpur

Some popular museums in Jodhpur are:

Sardar Government Museum

On High Court Road, in the heart of Umaid Garden, is the Sardar Government Museum. The museum includes an extensive collection of antiquities and decorative items created by talented Marwari artisans. Then-maharaja Sardar Singh Ji summoned master artisans and craftsmen from the state and set up an exhibition in 1909 during Lord Kichner's visit to Jodhpur. This period's distinctive collection of artistic items served as the museum's starting collection.

Umaid Bhavan Palace Museum

Maharaja Umaid Singhji was enamored with the western way of life. So, he hired the skills of renowned Edwardian architect Henry Vaughan Lanchester to have the Umaid Bhavan palace built. As a result, the Umaid Bhavan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, is now housed in a portion of the palace.

The museum is in excellent condition and features a unique collection of heirlooms from the Maharaja and the royal family.

Mehrangarh Fort Museum

One of Rajasthan's best museums is the Jodhpur Mehrangarh Fort Museum. It is elegantly organized. It contains a section dedicated to palanquins where you can view a large assortment of former royal palanquins. The magnificent domed gilt Mahadol palanquin, taken from the Governor of Gujarat in a battle in 1730, is also displayed in the museum's section dedicated to palanquins at Mehrangarh Fort in Rajasthan, India.

The museum features the Rathores' cultural legacy, which includes weapons, attire, artwork, ornate period apartments, etc. We can sense the splendor of historical royal families thanks to the museum. If you plan to visit these museums, you must check out our exciting Rajasthan tour packages.

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