This was built in 19th. It is notable as the palace with the beautiful arched balconies and windows which are complemented by the nave-like arches within the palace itself
TransportationCar, Public transport
TagsCeremony, Explore art, Learn, Sightseeing,
History of Emir of Bauchi Palace
The Emir of Bauchi’s palace was built by the famed Babban Gwani, real name Muhammadu Durugu; a 19th century master builder from Zaria. He built mosques and palaces in Kano, Katsina, Bauchi and Zaria.
This magnificent edifice was built entirely with mud
Built by Muhammadu Durugu in 19th.
This grand palace serves as the residence of the paramount ruler of Bauchi Emirate. It is situated in Bauchi state and plays host to a number of festivals and rites in the state.
This is a very safe location.
What To Bring
Before heading to Emir of Bauchi Palace, here are some helpful things to take along with you:
The Emir's palace is a historically rich location. The entirety of the Old Bauchi Emirate was ruled from this seat of power in the 18th Century
Anyone curious about the history of the old emirates will have their curiosity slaked
Most common visitors
Traditional rulers, Dignitaries, Historians, Artists
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