Mohatta Palace

Clifton, Karachi

Mohatta Palace

Mohatta Palace Karachi is a well-known old historical museum, located at Hatim Alvi Road, Clifton, Sindh, Pakistan. It was built in 1927, under the supervision of the architect Ahmed Hussein Agha. He is one of the first Muslim architects of India, came from Jaipur to take up the assignment, and complete it very nicely. This Palace spread a size around 18,500 sq ft by the land.

Similarly, the most famous a Marwari businessman, Shivratan Chandraratan Mohatta give the idea to architect "Ahmed Hussein Agha" to build this beautiful Palace for their family which was very near to the sea view beach Clifton Karachi. Thus, the design of whole building structure is unique and traditional. It also has the nine domes in it, the windows of the palace are covered with traditional style with blue colored all over on it, the upper floor of the Mohatta Palace rooms are made it like royal and luxury accordingly, the furniture which is used are outstanding and very comfortable and maintained it very nicely.

Moreover, since years ago, the beautiful Mohatta Palace Karachi was purchased by the Government of Sindh, after that, Mohatta Palace was converted into Mohatta Palace Museum Karachi for the visitors.

In fact, all around the globe, tons of families, tourist, foreigners visit to this magnificent Palace and gather all the information about the past history in a very professional way.

Millions of the history lovers, students, come to visit in weekly basis, but, unfortunately, photography are not allowed inside the Museum.

From Sea View Beach Clifton Karachi to Mohatta Palace Museum Karachi covered a distance about to take around 4.3 km or 12 min drive or walk to reach.

Alias Names

Mohatta Palace Museum Karachi مہتا پیلس

Established Completed in 1927


NearBy Landmark Do Talwar Clifton
Location Clifton, Karachi
City / Town Karachi
State Sindh
Country Pakistan

Mohatta Palace, Hatim Alvi Road, Clifton, Karachi

Contacts +92 (21) 35837669
Geo Coordinates 24.8149482094805 °N,    67.0316947108367 °E
Associated Museum is overseen by a Board of Trustees with the Governor of Sindh as Chairman
Official Website

Travelor Instructions

Mohatta Palace Museum Karachi Visit Timings

  • Tuesday - Sunday 11:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Monday - Closed

Mohatta Palace Museum Transport Availability

  • Bus No 20, Minibus: N and W30
  • Coaches: Super Hasan Zai and Khan Coach Available

Mohatta Palace Museum Ticket Price

  • Adults Rs. 30/-
  • Children under 12 years are free as also senior citizen, school students

Mohatta Palace Map