Highlights of State Museum, Hyderabad

The State Museum located in Public Gardens, Hyderabad, is one of the richest repositories of antiquities in the region. The current Museum building shows the style of Indo-Islamic architecture with subtle domes, high arches, stylistic windows etc. Museum Collection Archeologist Henry Cousens is considered to be the first person who explored the site during the …

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Mecca Masjid, the Historic Mosque of Hyderabad

Hyderabad, the heart of Telangana is well known for its age-old mosques, which were prominent places of worship for the people of this region, for many centuries. One such impressive mosque that is considered to be among the grand mosques in the world is Mecca Masjid, located in the heart of Hyderabad’s bustling old city. …

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Qutb Shahi Tombs, the Grand Mausoleum

Erected in the memory of the departed kings of Golconda, they are magnificent monuments that have withstood the test of time and nature’s vagaries. They are located one kilometer north of Golconda Fort’s called Banjara Darwaza. They are imposing marvels of architectural excellence that stand as the reminders of the glory of Golconda kings who …

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