Purani Haveli

Purani Haveli

Building
Building Less

Purani Haveli

to get instant updates about 'Purani Haveli' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
For the 1989 Hindi horror film please see Purani Haveli
Purani Haveli is a palace located in Hyderabad, India. It was the official residence of the Nizam. It was also known as Haveli Khadeem, which means old mansion, was constructed for Sikander Jah, Asaf Jah III (1803–1829) by his father Ali Khan Bahadur, Asaf Jah II.

The Palace

The Haveli is "U" in shape, with two oblong wings running parallel to each other and the residential palace located perpendicularly in the middle. The main building resembles 18th-century European palaces. A unique feature of this palace is the world's longest wardrode, built in two levels with a hand-cranked wooden lift(elevator) in place. This occupies the entire length of one wing of the palace.

The Museum

The palace also houses the Nizam's museum, which is dedicated to the last Nizam of Hyderabad state.Currently the palace is being used as a school and as an Industrial Training Institute ITI.

See also



External links








Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


About

Building
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from