The Hazaarduari Palace is the most famous attraction of Murshidabad. The name means a palace with a thousand doors as it has thousand doors. This huge white structure is known for its grandeur and adorns the city centre. The huge front lawn is of the size of two football fields that add grandeur and charm.
The colonial influence in design and huge round columns make it a great place to spend an afternoon. The Hazaarduari palace features several structures, sculptures and gun turrets within the compound. Having been built in 1829, the Archaeological Survey of India has done a great job preserving this palace and it is now a site seeing place cum museum.