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Jaipur City Palace

Jaipur Municipal Corporation, Rajasthan, India

About Jaipur City Palace

The Jaipur City Palace in the city of Jaipur in Rajasthan, India, was initially built in the eighteenth century by Maharaja Jai Singh II.

Comprised of a complex of palaces, including the Mubarak Mahal and Chandra Mahal, Jaipur City Palace includes a mixture of architectural influences and has been altered to over the years, with many features having been added in the early twentieth century.

Visitors to the Jaipur City Palace can view the former home of the wives of the maharajas, which is now an armoury displaying an interesting array of weaponry. The Jaipur City Palace also houses numerous museums, such as the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum which houses a collection of royal garb, such as that of Sawai Madho Singh I