Top Historical Places in Ajmer

Are you looking to explore the history of Ajmer through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Ajmer including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Ajmer. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Ajmer ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Ajmer, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Ajmer for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Ajmer with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Dargah Shariff

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site

    The Dargah Sharif or the Ajmer Sharif is a Sufi shrine of the great Moinuddin Chisti, who is also known to be the spiritual mentor of Emperor Akbar and had blessed him with his sons. This shrine is popularly known as the Khwaja Garib Nawaz Dargah Sharif. This shrine is a very popular tourist place not only for the Muslims but for people of all religions mostly for its historical significance an...Read more
  2. Nasiyan Jain Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Outdoors, Historical Site

    The Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple is located in Prithviraj Marg in Ajmer, Rajasthan. It is easily accessible from all places and thus is a popular tourist attraction. This temple is the most beautiful after the Jain temples of Ranakpur and Mt. Abu. The splendid design, architecture and beauty of these buildings over shine even the finest of Mughal architecture. The temple was built in 1864 and w...Read more
  3. Rangji Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Outdoors, Historical Site

    The original temple of Lord Rangji dates back to the year 1823. It was built by Seth Puran Mal Ganeriwal in Hyderabad. Lord Rangji is said to be an incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The temple in Ajmer is called the New Rangji Temple as this was built later on. The temple is very different from all other temples in Rajasthan in its architecture and design. This is completely inspired from the Dravidi...Read more
  4. St. Mary's Graveyard

    Tags: Cemetery

    The tombs found here are gothic and indo-saracenic in style with some of them having marble plaques on them. You will find many graves of British officers who served in The East Indian Company, here. The best time to visit this place is between October and February because of the pleasant weather. You can also visit the adjacent St. Mary’s Anglican Church, which was built centuries ago an...Read more
  5. Akbari Masjid

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site

    This Masjid was constructed by Emperor Akbar in 1455 A.D. It was made as a token of gratitude when his son, Prince Salim or Jahangir was born. Green and white marble adorn the entire Masjid, which is quite beautiful to look at. As it a very calm and serene place to be in, devotees from all over India come here to sit and pray in peace all day long.
  6. Anted Ki Mata Temple

    Tags: Temple, Historical Site

    This is a spiritual and divine Jain temple that portrays the Digamber sect saints. An annual fair is held here in the month of August on Rakshabandhan day when a variety of activities are held within the temple premises. One can view extraordinary ‘Chabutras’ and ‘Chhatris’, which contain inscriptions with immense historical importance. It shows the Jain Religion’s...Read more
  7. Prithviraj Smarak Monument

    Tags: Monument, Statue

    Built in memory of the King of Rajput dynasty - Prithviraj Chauhan of Ajmer, Prithviraj Smarak is a historical monument in Ajmer. Regarded as one of the greatest war heroes, the black statue of Prithviraj Chauhan on a horse along with bows and arrows is a great tribute to the local ruler. The beauty of Prithviraj Smarak doesn't end here, perched on top of a hill, the point offers fabulous panor...Read more