Agra, five hours from Delhi, is best known for the Taj Mahal. This world famous mausoleum is the ultimate in beauty of its kind. The city has many other forts and monuments from various eras. Now, the history of the city is also preserved in a new museum – Taj Municipal Museum. It was inaugurated in Paliwal Park, recently.

The museum also houses a public library, with rare books and manuscripts. There are digital versions of books and documents available here for reference. The building itself was built in 1922. The government also has plans to expand its reach by adding an amphitheatre and exhibition ground.

Agra is one of the most visited destinations in the world! There are many historical monuments, the holy river Yamuna, forts and other tourist spots to visit. There are world-class hotels, restaurants and homestays in Agra.