The Raj Bhawan, Itanagar, the official residence of His Excellency the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh is located on a hillock close to a historical monument known as ‘Ita-Fort’ (Eastern Gate). Spread over an area of approximately 27 acres, the compound is surrounded by absolute greenery and trees, which rejuvenate ones sprit and refresh ones soul.
The foundation of this Bhawan was laid by Late Shri K.A.A. Raja the then Lt. Governor of the Union Territory of Arunachal Pradesh on 17th April, 1977. Right from Shri Bhisma Narain Singh, the first Governor of Arunachal Pradesh to present, the Bhavan has been the official residence of seventeen governors.
Nestled in mesmerizing pose, over looking the capital city, the Raj Bhavan consists of main 2-storeyed building, Secretariat building, Darbar Hall and a Guest house.
The main building comprises of Governor’s suite with attached dining and study rooms, three guest rooms namely ‘Tirap,’ ‘Lohit’ and ‘Siang’ on 1st floor and 2 guest rooms namely ‘Kameng’ and ‘Subansiri’ on the ground floor. Apart from these there are three annexed rooms; ‘Tawang,’ ‘Dirang’ and ‘Changlang’ for the guests. Embodied with traditional tribal hospitality, it has hosted Presidents, Prime Ministers, Union Ministers and many important dignitaries since 1982.
Dotted with lush green lawns, flower gardens, it has the finest nature views.
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