The walls of the Raichur fort are adorned with a number of drawings and carvings. From floral designs to animals and to humans engaged in varied activities, many interesting things are depicted on the walls. The Raichur fort houses many ancient frameworks and mosques. The inscriptions on them suggest the period of their creation. On an imposing hill in the middle, the citadel or the Bala Hisar is situated. A small mosque named Daftkari Masjid close to Sikandari Darwaza is present. The entrance and the pillars are the typical examples of Chalukyan workmanship. Apart from this one, another mosque named Kali masjid has been constructed. There are inscriptions in Arabic and Persian also that symbolize the effect of different faiths on this monument. At present, there is a library inside the fort to relish the rich culture and history of Raichur. There is a park near the fort as well to spend some quality and relaxed time in the evening.
Raichur Fort open at 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM