Aga Khan Palace

Local nameAga Khan Palace
LocationMaharashtra, India

The Aga Khan Palace was built by Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan III in Pune, India. Built in 1892, it is one of important landmarks in Indian history. The palace was an act of charity by the Sultan who wanted to help the poor in the neighbouring areas of Pune, who were drastically hit by famine.Aga Khan Palace is a majestic building. The palace is closely linked to the Indian freedom movement as it served as a prison for Mahatma Gandhi, his wife Kasturba Gandhi, his secretary Mahadev Desai and Sarojini Naidu. It is also the place where Kasturba Gandhi and Mahadev Desai died. In 2003, Archaeological Survey of India declared the place as a monument of national importance.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aga_Khan_Palace

Phone +91 (0)20 2688 0250

Address Agakhan Palace, Nagar Rd, Kalyani Nagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Coordinates 18°33'9.206" N 73°54'6.119" E

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