Rajwada is a historical palace in Indore city, Madya Pradesh. It was built by the Holkars of the Maratha Empire about two centuries ago. Its within city limits, at a distance of just about 500 mts from Indore city centre.
Rajwada is seven storied structure serves today as a fine example of royal grandeur and architectural skills. The structure comprises two parts, the first one located at the heart of the city and the second one standing in the old part of the town. Rajwada palace exhibits a blend of Maratha styles, the palatial structure is scenic.
The entrance itself is beautiful with lofty archway and a giant wooden door covered with iron studs. As one makes his way through the entrance, one is greeted with a courtyard comprising Maratha arched Ganesha hall, a number of balconies with Maratha ornamentation, windows, and corridors,surrounded by galleried rooms. The lower three floors are made of stone and the upper floors are made of wood. The existing building is rectangular with cylindrical bastions at the four corners.
It will be open during all days of the week except Monday between timings: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. This is a must visit place within Indore and resonates what the city is really about.