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Jayalaxmi Vilas Mansion

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Jayalaxmi Vilas Mansion is a palace built in 1905. Today, the main hall in this mansion is the Kalyana Mantapa which has an eight-petal shaped dome with stained glass windows with a gold-plated Kalasha(tower) at the top. A gallery called as Writers Gallery has been created in the Kalyana Mantapa hall that will exhibit personal items, photographs, awards and writings of renowned writers of Kannada. This mansion is said to be the first university museum complex in the country.

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Museum (Heritage Museum)

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