An aristocratic palace, also called the Nizam Jubilee Pavilion, Purani Haveli is a significant landmark in the city. Said to have been built in the 18th century, it boasts large open courtyards and a fusion of European and Indian architectural influences. It is located on the south-east side of the Afzal Gunj Bridge near Dewan Devdi. Tourists are particularly entranced by a museum housed within the premises that captures the history of the region in the form of various artefacts. It is dedicated to Mir Osman Ali Khan, the last Nizam of Hyderabad, and one can find exhibits of souvenirs and gifts that were given to him. The museum also hosts silver replicas of monuments in Hyderabad. Some other major attractions are a gold tiffin box inlaid with diamonds, painting of Mir Osman Ali Khan, silver perfume containers, caskets, pearl-studded wooden writing box, diamond and gold studded daggers, silver coffee cups studded with diamonds etc.

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