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Mandalay Palace

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Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Myanmar
Best of: Architecture, Palace
Description:
The Mandalay Palace, is the last royal palace of the last Burmese monarchy. The palace was constructed, between 1857 and 1859 as part of King Mindon's founding of the new royal capital city of Mandalay. The plan of Mandalay Palace largely follows the traditional Burmese palace design, inside a walled fort surrounded by a moat.
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