The foundation of city was laid in 1748AD which was encircled having 7 gates and was declared the capital of state. During last quarter of 19th century abbasi family constructed huge and elegant palaces Noor Mahal, Gulzar Mahal, Darbar Mahal and Sadiq Garh Pal-aces. The projected population of city 2015 is 9 Lac.
Bahawalpur City Tour
The tour takes you to visit Museum having eight galleries, nearby is Central Library which is the second biggest Library of Punjab after Lahore having 3 lacs book collections. Noor Mahal (1972-75) ZOO and Al Sadiq Mosque (1931)
Museum timing (9 am – 4 pm) Break (01:00 – 02:00 pm) Friday Haf Day. Remains closed on Monday and Public Holidays. The tour cost will include, transport A/c (Non A/c), Entry Tickets at places of interest, guide services.