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City Palace

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I have been there in the day time and naturally weather was also pleasant.. its good to see the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A palace being used as a government office.

It's a city palace being used as an office for the local judiciary and municipality. Looks good... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Mumbai, India
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Alwar, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there in the day time and naturally weather was also pleasant.. its good to see the beauty of such places 😊

Thank HeenaG55
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

It's a city palace being used as an office for the local judiciary and municipality. Looks good. Maintains its old worldly feel. You will find the design of the windows specially interesting. The surroundings are dirty. Hasn't been maintained very well. You will spend about...More

Thank ManeetJolly
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This palace is occupied by mostly government offices.. not clean at all despite being heritage value. Still worth a visit

Thank Ranganath R
Reviewed 11 June 2018

A very well maintained Building within the city of Alwar. It is partially opened as an attraction and partly used for Govt offices and also a Court. The office of the Alwar Muniscipal Corporation is also located in a part of this Building. There is...More

Thank anjan s
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is good place to visit in Alwar. Must visit it. Beautiful place located opposite to jantar mantar. Good architecture.

Thank YogTel
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

You can easily reach the palace by foot from the city center of Alwar, it's worth it as you have to walk through beautiful narrow streets and meet friendly locals. The Palace is not prepared to welcome tourist and not maintained (dirty and abandoned) but...More

Thank jessical8284
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Beautiful palace and rather unexplored by tourists as it houses government buildings.Unfortunately no guides to explain anything to you and you are left on your own to look around. The top of the palace is the museum that also houses beautiful objects and is worth...More

Thank keshavprabhuss
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The City Palace is opposite the Jantar Mantar. It is place where you need to give min two to three hours as it has many sections starting with the museum. Before you enter the museum, you must appreciate it from the outside, it is very...More

Thank rajibk95
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This palace is now converted to collectorate building ... could have been a great tourist spot like Jaipur City Palace, but alas... skippable!

Thank Gaurav K
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The palace looks nice however it is not at all maintained. The building is used as collect orate office/ court presently. Can be renovated & maintained as a tourist spot.

Thank ShilpaG216
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