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Umaid Bhawan Palace:
Umaid Bhawan Palace was built by Maharaja Umaid Singh in 1929 as a famine project, which hit the state at the time. Almost 3,000 workers were employed on a daily basis and it took over a dozen years to build this palace par excellence. It was designed by HV Lanchester, a renowned British architect and is recognised as one of the largest private homes in the world, and one of the more spectacular buildings of early 20th century.
This 347-room royal dwelling is so huge that the former royals now spread themselves airily over a third of it, run the official rooms as a museum and leave a mere 57 suits plus dining and leisure rooms to serve as a hotel.

Government Museum:
The government museum, located in Umaid Garden, houses a rich collection of relics from the past including armory, textiles, local art and crafts, miniature paintings, portraits of rulers, manuscripts and images of Jain Tirthankaras. Wild life lovers can also visit the zoo.
 
 
 
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