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Jai Vilas Palace Museum

Jai Vilas Palace, Gwalior 474001, India
+91 93011 07666
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Full-Day Private Excursion to Gwalior from Agra
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Jai Vilas Palace, Gwalior 474001, India
+91 93011 07666
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I (we) really enjoyed this museum/palace. It was a bit of a surprise we weren't expecting which probably made it all the better. At Rs 600 for foreigners it's not cheap but is very stimulating. I would say fit it in before you leave Gwalior.

Thank Pinheadplanet
Reviewed 1 week ago

we know current Scindia family very well. but to know history of Scindia family you must visit this palace. It is a architectural beauty built in European style by sir Micheal Filose in 1874.Every stuff placed in this palace is the best in the world...More

Thank vivekrajan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Palace is worth seeing. Musuem is depicting a lot of things about Scindias. Approach road is not good. Museum is well maintained. Must visit place in Gwalior.

Thank Manojaero
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice museum.Specially the large hall where the silver train is placed.Good collection of varilus things of those days.

Thank amitojha2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The palace is the Residence of the royal family of Scissors. One portion of the palace has been opened to the public. It is in the form of a museum and presents a glimpse of the life style of the royal family. The darbar hall...More

Thank shobha l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Royal Scindia family has a lot of stuff to show and make your eyes wide open. Must visit the evening lighting event that is well planned once a week.

Thank Devansh2302
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You need to pay Rs. 100 extra to take your mobile phone or camera with you. But it is worth to pay the amount and keep your camera with you. It is unique and marvellous palace museum. It is a place to see the lavish...More

Thank Vibhor D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice museum...well maintained. Worth a visit if u r in Gwalior. I have been there many times. Last time some renovation was going on. Best part is the party hall at the end with a huge Chandelier, gold polish furniture n beautiful paintings

Thank Vandana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fees 120 plus 100 for camera. They have 40 points to visit (display rooms) Nicely displayed the history of scindia dynasty. A must visit place in gwalior. Long walk needed.

Thank avikmukherjeeDelhi
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scindia palace...it tells past and lifestyle of Kingdom....must see silver train.do not miss.

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Shivakumar R
11 May 2017|
Response from reena56 | Reviewed this property |
At least 1 hr.
Shivakumar R
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
18 April 2015|
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Response from jagpreet785 | Reviewed this property |
Yes . Its open on saturday and sunday. Only Monday is close