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#13 of 1193 Places To Visit in Bengaluru
bangalore palace
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address
Near Mount Carmel Institute of Management, Palace Road, Vasanth Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560052, India
contact
+91-80-23360818
entry fee
230
per person for Indians
460
per person for foreign tourists
685
per still camera
1,485
per camcorder
285
per mobile camera
timings
All days of the week
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
visit duration
2 to 3 hours

about bangalore palace

Built by Rev. Garrett, the first Principal of the Central High School in Bengaluru, it was bought by Chamarajendra Wodeyar in the year 1873. Built in Tudor-style architecture, the Bangalore Palace is adorned with magnificent woodcarvings. The palace holds resemblance to the medieval castles that were built in Normandy and England. Once surrounded by beautiful gardens, now the palace is not what it used to be. But, it still succeeds in attracting tourists. Gothic windows, fortified towers, battlements and turrets lend a great degree of magnificence to the Bangalore Palace. Mainly constructed of wood, it features splendid carvings and paintings. 

Once the residence of the Wodeyars, it now serves as the venue for various concerts, exhibitions and cultural programs held in the city. The palace has a massive open square courtyard with granite seats (decorated with fluorescent blue ceramic tiles), a ballroom, the Durbar hall along with a number of paintings of Raja Ravi Varma, a dining table of the Diwan of Mysore--Sir Mirza Ismail, a chair to weigh jockeys and Coat Of Arms among the others.

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Shreepada h s
Shreepada h s
Good for afternoon visit!
Mar 19 2015
Not many things to see inside the palace and its good for a post noon visit. Good with Family. Sad part is Security grads will not allow you to take pics from outside too!
Supriya Sehgal
Supriya Sehgal
Peek into Bangalore's royal history
Nov 10 2014
Dark green ivy clinging onto the sandy brown walls Bangalore Palace can be seen from a distance as you enter the large compound. Constructed by Rev. Garett, it is now owned by the Mysore royal family and is considered a replica of the Windsor castle ...... read more
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