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Historic Monument

Once a beautiful piece of architecture, but now in neglect. Hope this monument is noticed and... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Shanghai, China
Gun House Mysore

Gun House Mysore is again one of the must visit tourist location in Mysore city. it is situated... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Jan 4, 2018
“Gun house”
Oct 7, 2017
“Nothing here, can be easily avoided”
Bangalore Nilagiri Road, Agrahara, Chamrajpura, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Once a good place to just have a glimpse during the visit not any more as it’s not maintained and neglected

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank CMJ303
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The Gun House once housed the armoury of the British soldiers who were assigned to defend the Maharaja of Mysore from attacks. The place has clearly seen better days. Located just outside the Mysore Palace, this place is neglected and run-down and there's nothing to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank iammanish2015
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Once a beautiful piece of architecture, but now in neglect. Hope this monument is noticed and renovated to its original beauty

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank sureshbabu2017
Reviewed 20 September 2016

this place like any other place speciallizes only in south indian foods and that too is not good. i have had better food in mysore at many other places. not at all recommended

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank PRANAY6687
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Gun House Mysore is again one of the must visit tourist location in Mysore city. it is situated near Mysore Palace off Nanjanagud road.it was housing armory and cannons of erstwhile Maharaja's for defense purpose. it was built in 1910 and now it has converted...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank dcsekhar
Reviewed 10 June 2016

What a disappointment, for this early 20th century armory, located just off the palace en route to Ooty, remains closed to public by the palace trust. Would have been interesting to go in and have a feel of how the European-style armory looked like!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank tan32016
Reviewed 8 June 2016

It has the armoury used in the history when kings ruled the city , now it is a museum of armoury . it has guns ,cannons etc..

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank RishabhD76
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Gun House was the arms storehouse during the reign of the Wodeyars. Located near to Nanjangud Town, Keelanapura Mysore ,( Pandavapura) . It is named due the existence of Canons and the royal armoury. Now it is a museum and a place of historical importance...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank moothayil
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Response from sureshbabu2017 | Reviewed this property |
At present this heritage building is awaiting renovation and I do not think it is open for visitors