This rustic beauty Mandawa showcases the artistic splendor held by Rajasthan as its prized possession since times innumerable. With several archaic havelis or mansions encompassed by Mandawa, the town is drenched in hues and history of yester years. Located in the Shekhawati region, the village of Mandawa is an inalienable part of the incredible Rajputana or modern day Rajasthan. This uninterrupted chain of Havelis which dots the entire village has let the visitors call it as ‘open art gallery of Rajasthan.’
All the Havelis namely Jhunjhunwala Haveli, Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli, Murmuria Haveli, Binsidhar Newatia Haveli, Goenka Double Haveli and few others are adorned with awe-inspiring murals, frescos and paintings- both from interiors and exteriors and feature traditional Rajasthani art. The wooden carved doors, latticed windows and the murals in varied themes on the walls will appeal your aesthetic senses. The place is a must- visit for those with artistic bent of mind and who wish to witness the Rajasthani art and heritage.