Jaganmohan Palace - MysoreOotyTours.com
Jaganmohan Palace referred as the second beautiful palace in Mysore, located in the heart of the Mysore city. Almost 150 years old palace still standing as the representation of ancient Royal Kingdom. Krishnaraja Wodeyar III built this palace in 1861. The king settled down in the Jaganmohan Palace after the fire accident in old palace. The palace is a witness for a hundreds of events. Jaganmohan Palace has also a lot of ornamental designs likes Mysore palace.
Art Gallery : In 1915, Jaganmohan Palace converted to Art gallery. And it occupies a number of collections of nice painting, over 2000 different styles. The very popular painting 'Lady with the lamp' is kept inside the dark room of the gallery.
Interesting things inside the palace: The Palace art gallery includes musical instruments,weapons of war, sculptures, antiques, brass-ware, currencies and coins. The French clock in th e gallery has a mechanism of soldier doing parade in every hour. The beating of drums denotes seconds and bugle sound marks the minute.
Art Gallery Timings :
Daily 08:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Art Gallery Entry Charges :
Adults - 25 rupees per head
Children (5-10yrs) 10 rupees per head
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