Saturday 30 March 2013

Medan Travel Part 2: A Visit To Maimoon Palace

Maimoon Palace is probably the No 1 tourist attraction in Medan city. This 2 storey palace which was  built in 1888 by the Sultan of Deli comprise a main building, a left and a right wing with 30-40 rooms. Only the main building is opened to visitors.
This palace features ceiling and walls with eye-catching colours, beautiful designs and arches.
Portraits of the sultan are seen hanging at a few places.
The throne, in bright yellow color.
The beautiful ceiling.
The right wing of the palace.
The left wing of the palace.
This small building outside the palace used to house the sacred canon.
A carriage displayed in the palace compound.
Some dull looking souvenir shops in the palace compound.

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