Jaganmohan Palace Photos
The Mysore Palace, the original home of Krishnaraja Wodeyar III was burned down in a fire and the construction of the new Amba Vilas Mysore Palace started in 1897. Until its completion in 1912, the royal family lived in the Jaganmohan Palace which was built as an alternate retreat in 1861. Many important events have taken place in the pavilion of this palace including the first session of the Legislative Council of Mysore State.
The Jaganmohan Palace was converted into an art gallery and museum in 1915 and was named Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery. It contains over 2000 paintings of representing Mysore, Mughal and Shant...