Albert Hall

albert hall

Overview

Albert Hall Museum is a museum in Jaipur city in Rajasthan state of India. It is the oldest museum of the state and functions as the State museum of Rajasthan. The building locates in the Ram Niwas Garden outside the city wall opposite New gate and is a fine example of Indo-Saracenic architecture.   Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob design the building, assists by Mir Tujumool Hoosein, and pens it  as a public museum in 1887. It is also called the Government Central Museum. Maharaja Ram Singh initially wanted this building to be a town hall, but his successor, Madho Singh II, decided it should be a museum for the art of Jaipur and included as part of the new Ram Nivas Garden. The museum has a rich collection of artefacts like paintings, carpets, ivory, stone, metal sculptures, colourful crystal works etc.

Visiting Hours

9 A.M to 9 P.M(excluding 5:30 P.M to 6:30 P.M)
Closed on Tuesday

Entry Fee

At Morning
Indian visitor Rs – 40 / – each
Indian student Rs – 20 /- each
Overseas visitor Rs – 300 /- each
Overseas student Rs – 150 /- each
At Night
Indian visitor Rs – 100 / – each
Indian student Rs – 100 /- each
Overseas visitor Rs – 100 /- each
Overseas student Rs – 100/- each

Distance

  (From Ajmeri Gate)- 2.5 Km
 Time : 5-10min