Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Alwar is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Alwar a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Alwar.
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Alwar Kachhehri, Moholla Ladiya, Alwar, Rajasthan- 301001, India
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The City Palace or the Vinay Vilas Mahal in Alwar is the perfect example of a combination of Rajput and Mughal styles of architecture. This stunning monument was built by Maharaja Vinay Singh in 1793. It was the residence of the king.
This palace is a two storey building which is now taken up by many Government offices set up on the ground floor an...
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Aravalli Region, Alwar, Rajasthan- 301001
Karni Mata is also known by the names of Ridhu Bai and Nari Bai by some locals. She was originally the wife of Kipoji Charan of the Sathika Village. She later told her husband that she was not being able to concentrate in matrimonial life. All this went unheard by her husband only before it was too serious and she decided to leave home. Karni Mata ...
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Lake Palace Siliserh, Siliserh Circle, Alwar, Rajasthan-301022
The Siliserh Palace was a gift of love from Maharaja Vinay Singh of Alwar to his wife Rani Sila. It was built around 1845 and served as the residence of the Queen. The Lake reservoir was name Siliserh after the name of the Queen. The lake was built to supply water to the district of Alwar.
The lake palace is now turned into a mesmerizing heritage h...
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Nikumbha Mahal Palace, Alwar, Rajasthan- 301001, India
10:00 am - 04:30 pm
The Bala Quila Fort is one of the oldest forts of Rajasthan. It was said to be built by Hasan Khan Mewati in 1550 AD. It is also said by some legends that the monument was built by the Nikumbh Rajputs in 928 AD. It later passed on to The Pathans, The Marathas, The Mughals, The Jats, The Kacchwaha Rajputs and at the end was captured by Maharao Raja ...
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Moholla Ladiya, Alwar, Rajasthan- 301001
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Government Museum, located inside the City Palace of Alwar on its 1st floor was set up in 1940 by the then rulers of Alwar who contributed the entire collection of the museum, which included- 234 sculptures, 11 inscriptions, 9702 coins, 35 metal objects, 2565 paintings and manuscripts, 2270 arms and weapons and 1809 objects of local art, craft ...
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Sector 7, Alwar, Rajasthan- 301001
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Purjan Vihar is one of the landmark attractions of Alwar. It was initially known as The Company Gardens. Later, Maharaja Jai Singh changed its name to Purjan Vihar. The first stone was laid during the rule of Maharaja Shivdan Singh is 1868 and was at last completed into a large vaulted structure by Maharaja Mangal Singh.
The structure was mainly bu...
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City Palace Rd, Mohalla Ladiya, Alwar, Rajasthan 301001
Moosi Maharani ki Chhatri is a royal cenotaph (tomb) of Maharaja Bakhtawar Singh and his Queen Rani Moosi. This structure showcases typical Rajput architecture where Chhatris are considered the element of pride and honour. These chhatris are dome shaped pavilions that are elevated above the ground and resemble an umbrella. The buildings are built in beautiful red sandstone.