Mandawa is a town in Rajasthan, well-known for its forts and palaces. The most popular fort of Mandawa is Mandawa Fort. It was founded in the 18th century. The arched gateway of the fort is adorned with paintings of Lord Krishna and his cows. The rooms are decorated with frescoes, mirror works, carving and paintings. Mandawa Fort has now been converted into a heritage hotel. Antiques and paintings are put in exhibition in the Darbar Hall.