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Victor Jubilee Palace : It is also known as the Cooch Behar Palace and is a landmark in Cooch Behar town , West Bengal. It was designed on the model of Buckingham Palace in London in 1887, during the reign of Maharaja Nripendra Narayan.

The Cooch Behar Palace which is noted for its elegance and grandeur is also protected by the Archaeological Survey of India.Built in bricks in the classical Western style this double-storied structure is rests on a 4 feet 9 inches above the ground and covers an area of 51309 square feet. It is 395 feet in length and 296 feet in breadth. The Palace is fronted by a series of arcaded verandahs in the ground and first floors with their piers arranged in an alternate use of single and double rows.

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