Hazarduari Palace Museum 1/undefined by Tripoto
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM except on Fridays
History tours
Rs 10 for Indians, USD 2 for foreigners
December - May
1 out of 25 attractions in Murshidabad

Hazarduari Palace Museum

Murshidabad was at one time the capital of the province of Bengal under the rule of the Sultans. The Hazarduari Palace was built during the rule of the Nawab Nasib Humayun Jah. It was built by a British architect in the Greek or Doric style. The museum inside this palce is known as the Hazarduari Palace Museum and is a very interesting place with over 20 galleries. There are over 1000 antiques and most of these focus on the history of Bengal and the royals of this region. There are also exhibits of weapons, clothings and other such things.