Jhansi is an important historical tourist destination in Uttar Pradesh. The historic city is a wonderful gateway to peep into the life and glorious history of the Bundelkhand region. Visiting the place is a matter of pride for any history buff as it is associated with Jhansi ki Rani, Lakshmi Bai and the Great Sepoy Mutiny of 1857. Jhansi epitomizes the courage of an Indian woman who was decades ahead of her time.
Jhansi Fort is a piece of history and certainly not-to-be-missed tourist destination.It was Raja Bir Singh Deo of Orchha who commissioned this fort in the early 17th century. The fort played an important role during Sepoy Mutiny of 1857. It is located in the outskirts of Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh.
Located in the Jhansi Fort itself, The Jhansi museum is a charming mirror where tourists can get a glimpse of the rich history and heritage of Jhansi and the Bundelkhand region. The museum displays with pride the lifestyle of Chandela dynasty.Weapons, statues, dresses and photographs belonging to the Chandela dynasty are vivid reminder of the glorious its glorious past.
Rani Mahal of Jhansi was the palace of Lakshmi Bai,Rani of Jhansi. It has now been converted into a museum. The palace turned museum is the storehouse of the memory of Rani Lakshmi Bai and the archeological remains of 9th to 12th century that has been excavated and unearthed recently.