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Located at the exact center of the city, Ram Niwas Garden was built in year 1868 by Maharaja Sawai Ram singh of Jaipur.
Located at the exact center of the city, Ram Niwas Garden was built in year 1868 by Maharaja Sawai Ram singh of Jaipur. Spread over 33 acres, the complex encompasses the the Albert Hall Museum, Zoo, Bird Park, Ravindra Rang Manch Theater, exhibition grounds, and many cafes. The park is a popular picnic spot.
Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
The Zoological Garden is located in the serene environment of Ram Niwas Bagh and the garden boasts about its rich flora and fauna
The Central Museum is housed in the Indo-Saracenic style Albert Hall, named after King Albert Edward VII of England who inaugurated it
Sargasuli Tower or Isar Lath is an 18th century tower built by Maharaja Ishwari Singh to commemorate his victory over Madho Singh
The 18th century City Palace, once the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, harmoniously blends traditional Rajput and Mughal architecture
The Hawa Mahal or Palace of Breeze is a 5-storey high pink and red sandstone structure with over 950 windows forming a honeycomb facade, built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Singh as part of City Palace
The Dolls Museum in Jaipur has a great collection of dolls of different eras from all over the world, ranging from native Rajasthani kathputlis to Russian Matryoshkas and American Barbies
The entrance is not from the main street, but is around the back of the shops
For Vaishnavites, particularly followers of Lord Krishna, the Govind Devji is the most important temple in the world after Vrindavan
The Raj Mandir Theatre is an experience in itself, from the jostling and general chaos in the ticket line, to an audience that laughs, cries, cheers, claps, and consistently talks through the entire film