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The Central Museum is housed in the Indo-Saracenic style Albert Hall, named after King Albert Edward VII of England who inaugurated it. Originally built by Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh to be the town hall, it was made a museum by his successor Maharaja Madho Singh II. Designed by Sir Swinton Jacob, the imposing building with beautiful murals displays eclectic artifacts from the 2nd to the 19th centuries, including oil paintings, water colour portraits, miniature paintings and landscapes, carpets, ivory, stone, metal sculptures, colourful crystal works, tribal costumes, dioramas, and musical instruments.



About Central Museum (Albert Hall)

 Ramniwas Bag, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302004, India

Central Museum (Albert Hall) and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal(1.5 km)
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.

City Palace

City Palace(1.6 km)
The 18th century City Palace, once the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, harmoniously blends traditional Rajput and Mughal architecture.

Lakshmi Narayan Temple (Jaipur)

Lakshmi Narayan Temple (Jaipur)(2.3 km)
The Lakshmi Narayan Temple (aka Marble Temple or Birla Temple) is a relatively new temple made of white marble with beautiful carvings.

Govind Devji Temple

Govind Devji Temple(2 km)
For Vaishnavites, particularly followers of Lord Krishna, the Govind Devji is the most important temple in the world after Vrindavan.

Moti Doongari Temple

Moti Doongari Temple(1.9 km)
The Moti Doongari Temple is located in the center of Jaipur, on the Moti Doongari Hill, dedicated to Lord Ganesha.

Raj Mandir Theatre

Raj Mandir Theatre(1.5 km)
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.

B.M. Birla Auditorium and Convention Centre
Iswari Minar Swarga Sal

Iswari Minar Swarga Sal(1.8 km)
The entrance is not from the main street, but is around the back of the shops.

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