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Jaganmohan Palace and Art gallery

Jaganmohan Palace and Art gallery

.Jaganmohan Palace is a palace in Mysore. It was initially used as home of Wodeyars, Kings of Mysore. Later it was converted into an art gallery. It also has an auditorium which is used for  Music and dance performances.  The art gallery known as Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery. History of Jaganmohan Palace Jaganmohan Palace was constructed by the King  Mummadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar in the year 1861. This palace was used as an alternate home for the royal family.  The Mysore Palace was the original home of the Wodeyars. It was burnt down in fire and the new construction was started in the year 1897. It was completed in the year 1912.  Jaganmohan Palace was used by the Wodeyars (Kings of Mysore) as home up to 1912.  In the year 1915 , Jaganmohan Palace was...

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