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Tipu Sultan Fort and Palace - Bangalore KR Market, Bengaluru
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Once the summer residence of Mysorean ruler Tipu Sultan, Tipu Sultan Fort and Palace - Bangalore KR Market stands as a shining example of Indo-Islamic architecture built entirely of teak. As you wander the complex, keep an eye out for floral motifs embellished on the walls, a painting of the grand throne as imagined by Tipu Sultan, and the eastern and western balconies from which Tipu Sultan would conduct court. On the ground floor, browse the small museum depicting Tipu Sultan's achievements, featuring an exhibition of his clothes and crown displayed on silver and gold pedestals. Art lovers may also be interested in works by James Hunter, who sketched various landscapes of South India, displayed in the palace. Using our custom trip planner, Bengaluru attractions like Tipu Sultan Fort and Palace - Bangalore KR Market can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Very interesting place to visit.it help you to know about the king and his sons.well maintain by the government.beautiful entry and garden.. 
  • Very very superb place to start with in the weekend with our family. It is an ancient building, which is completed in Tippu Sultan s period. All the children and adults will confidently love this plac...  more »
  • The palace is said to be used occasionally by Tipu sultan. The architecture is good and maintained till now. There is garden all around the palace, which looks nice. But apart from that there is nothi...  more »