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Amar Mahal Palace Museum

This is a beautiful palace of red sand stone which stands amidst the most pictursque environments of Jammu. There is beautiful view of the Shivaliks at the north and the River Tawi flows down below. adding to the Grandeur. This was once the residential palace of Raja Amar Singh. the palace has been converted to a museum and is looked after by Hari-Tara Charitable trust. The museum has a golden throne made of 120kg pure

Amar Mahal Palace Museum
gold sofa and has golden lions embedded into it. The thore is placed in a hexagonal room

The museum has a gallery of paintings of paintings known as NAL DAMYANTI. It has a library of around 25000 books on various subjects and disciplines. This is really a beautiful spot to be visited

Amar Mahal round the year in Jammu. Hotel Hari Nivas Palace Hotel :A heritage Hotel is also located adjacent to this.

How to Reach

Auto Rickshaws from anywhere in the Jammu city can take you to this place on payment of nominal charges. Minibuses do also ply but are not allowed to enter the Palace complex so you have to walk upto the palace .

General information

Ramnagar, Tel : 5676 Amar Mahal
Open in Winter : 1000 to 1200hrs. and 1500 to 1700 hrs.
Summer : 1700 to 1900 hrs.
Sundays : 1000 to 1200 hrs.
Closed : State Holidays and Mondays.
Exhibits : Pahari paintings, family portraits of rulers of Jammu and Kashmir, a library. Of interest by itself is the building, a former palace desiged like a French Chateau, in which the museum is housed.

 

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