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Jai Vilas Palace Museum

Jai Vilas Palace, Gwalior 474001, India
+91 93011 07666
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Jai Vilas Palace, Gwalior 474001, India
+91 93011 07666
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in how the erstwhile kings of India lived their lives then do make a visit to the Jai Vilas Palace,This beautiful palace in European architecture is a striking living example of the Maharaja's life style,Punt guns,period furniture,old collection of arms and...More

Thank Manjinder_sidhu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A grate historical palace of Sindhiya family, a lot of attaraction Abilable for seen, easy to reachable.

Thank sampooranand u
Reviewed 13 May 2017

takes min 2.5 hrs to see full palace , must visit , the wall hanging zumbar is very good , must see if you are in gwlior

Thank Anirudhag G
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Built in the 19th century this Jai Vilas Palace showcases life and style of Scindias the Royals of the area. As they could afford, maybe at the cost of the general public, they acquired the best, be is furnishings, the furniture, clothes, carriages, chandeliers, carpets,...More

Thank SatyendraGarg
Reviewed 5 May 2017

It was built by JayajiRao Scindia in 1874. It's a combination of 3 styles Tuscan,Italian-Doric and the Corinthian. The Maharajas have built a phenomenal collection over the century. Armoury, period furniture and artefacts are on display but the pièce de résistance is a model railway...More

Thank Gaurang K
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Certainly not to be missed.. splendour of the building n the luxury enjoyed by its royal inhabitants will leave you spell bound.since it's not maintained by the government but by the royalty of Gwalior, Its pretty well maintained. Keep at least 2hrs up ur sleeves...More

Thank anchal1212
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This museum is all about Scindia's richness showing off valuable possessions collected by their generations and also on display is their ostentatious way of life since aeons. Even the clothes worn by them and tigers (Our national animal and the most endangered species) hunt by...More

Thank AnjaliChawla
Reviewed 14 April 2017

There is World's Biggest Pendant, -Bringing mobile in the museum is also chargable INR 100 per every mobiles means if you are having a Black & White mobile which is not having the camera then still you will be charged but the good thing is...More

Thank sid_ups
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Must visit place in gwalior... They allow mobile or camera after the ticket for them oterwise you have to put them in locker... I would recommend taking the camera with u bcz its totally worth it... Lots of things to see and learn...

Thank Subhash Y
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Good place to see the furniture and lavish life of Scendia family. various gunes and vehicles were showcased there. the big party hall is very good

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Shivakumar R
May I know that how much time it will took for a round
10 May 2017|
Response from reena56 | Reviewed this property |
At least 1 hr.
Shivakumar R
may I know the ticket price
10 May 2017|
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Response from sid_ups | Reviewed this property |
INR 100 extra per mobile and INR 50 per Indian Person
is this place is availble for visit on saturday and sunday...?
18 April 2015|
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Response from jagpreet785 | Reviewed this property |
Yes . Its open on saturday and sunday. Only Monday is close