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  • Entrance Fee:
    Indian/foreigner Rs: 210/400
  • Opening Hour:
    10am-5.30pm
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  • LocationBengaluru (Bangalore), India

  • Opening Hours 10am-5.30pm

  • Entrance Fee Indian/foreigner Rs: 210/400

  • Camera Fee Camera/video Rs: 600/1250

Bangalore Palace

One of the finest Monuments in Karnataka - Bangalore Palace Bangalore was built by a Wodeyar king in 1887. The majestic Bangalore Palace in Karnataka India showcases the Tudor style of architecture characterized by Gothic windows, battlements, fortified towers and turreted parapets. Prominent among the Historic Monuments in Karnataka, Bangalore Palace Bangalore is a must-visit destination on any Tour to Karnataka.

History

Believed to have been inspired by the Windsor Castle in London, Chamaraja Wodeyar - the erstwhile Maharaja of Mysore built Bangalore Palace Bangalore, spending an exorbitant sum of money in its construction. Sprawled languidly over an area of about 430 acres, the palace lies between Jayamahal and Sadashivanagar areas, in the heart of Bangalore city, making it easily accessible for all visitors. Bangalore Palace Bangalore has, in recent times, turned into a popular venue for hosting exhibitions, concerts and cultural programs.

Description

Bangalore Palace in Bangalore Karnataka is greatly admired for its brilliant wood carvings, and this architectural wonder has continued to captivate tourists for over centuries. The palace building is surrounded by a well maintained garden which enhances the magnificent charm.

Bangalore Palace Bangalore is mainly built of wood and marveled worldwide for its exquisite paintings and carvings. The entrance to the palace is marked by a splendid door panel that leads on to the grandeur within. The elegant interiors are adorned with floral motifs, moldings, cornices and relief paintings adorning the ceilings.

The main attraction of Bangalore Palace Bangalore is an art gallery that displays several historical photos, including those of viceroys, maharajas and other royal personages and exquisite paintings and carvings.

How to Reach

By Air:- The nearest airport is Bangalore airport which is well connected with major Indian cities.

By Rail:- Bangalore is well-connected by trains to almost all major Indian cities and towns.

By Bus:- Regular bus services are available from Bangalore to different cities of Karnataka and to other parts of South India.