Explore City Palace Museum of Jaipur
Standing in the middle of the old town, the City Palace of Jaipur is a must-visit stop that could make a great day out while in the city. Established in 1727, at the same time as the city of Jaipur, by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, who moved his court to Jaipur from Amber, the City Palace is a seven-storey building that is an official residence of the former royal family. Here was the ceremonial and administrative seat as well as the location of many important religious and cultural events, as well as a patron of arts, commerce, and industry in Jaipur. Parts of the palace now turned into a Museum that is open to public while still remaining the home of the Jaipur royal family. The entire complex features a sublime fusion of architectural styles from classic Indian, Mughal, Hindu, to European elements in construction techniques and the intricate design of different courtyards, royal buildings, meeting halls, and other rooms. Visiting the City Palace Museum of Jaipur then strolling along the beautiful corridors of magnificent halls will arouse your interest of learning about the history and treasures of the bygone days in the vibrant capital city of Rajasthan State.