Fatehpur attractions

Historic Building in Fatehpur

Le Prince Haveli

This 1802 haveli (traditional, ornately decorated residence) has been stunningly restored by French artist Nadine Le Prince and is one of the most exquisite havelis in Shekhawati. Visiting students of art history co…
Historic Building in Fatehpur

Vishnunath Keria Haveli

The Vishnunath Keria Haveli, south of the private bus stand, has an outer courtyard with wonderful pictures on either side of the doors that show the marriage of religion and technology. Radha and Krishna can be see…
Historic Building in Fatehpur

Mahavir Prasad Goenka Haveli

The 1885 Mahavir Prasad Goenka Haveli is considered by some to have some of the best paintings in Shekhawati. The rooms on the 1st floor are the most dazzling: stepping into one is like entering a jewellery box – it…
Historic Building in Fatehpur

Harikrishnan Das Saraogi Haveli

On the southern side of the private bus stand, this haveli (traditional, ornately decorated residence) features a colourful facade with iron lacework on the upper verandahs and shops at street level, and a painted o…
Historic Building in Fatehpur

Geori Shankar Haveli

This atmospheric and still-inhabited ruin has fine mirror mosaics on the ceiling of the antechamber, religious paintings in the outer courtyard, and elephant statues on the roof. You’ll probably be asked for a donat…
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Chauhan Well

South of the landmark Le Prince Haveli is the small Chauhan Well, which dates from the early 18th century and was built by the Rajput wife of a nawab (Muslim ruling prince). There’s some painting around the windows …
Historic Building in Fatehpur

Jagannath Singhania Haveli

West from the Le Prince Haveli is the Jagannath Singhania Haveli, dating from 1855. It has a fantastic ornately painted interior, but is often locked. There are some interesting paintings on its facade, including th…