Area of 2,772 m2 palace was completed on August 25, 1888 during the reign of Sultan Ma'mun Al - Rashid Perkasa Alam. Sultan Ma'mun was the eldest son of Sultan Mahmud Perkasa Alam, founder of the city of Medan.
The palace is located at Jalan Brigjend Katamso, this field since 1946 Maimoon inhabited by the heirs of the sultanate Deli. At certain times, is often held in the palace of the traditional Malay musical performances.
Usually, the performances are held in order to enliven the joy of weddings and other events. In addition, twice a year, Sultan Deli usually held a family relationship between the palace . On every Friday night, the sultan's family held a traditional rawatib.
The architecture is a blend of Moghul architectural icon, the Middle East, Spain, India, Netherlands and Malay. Dutch architectural influence seen in the form of door and window width and height. However, there are some doors that show the influence of Spain.
Islam looks at the effect of the existence of curvature ( arcade ) on the roof. High arches ranged between 5-8 meters. The arch shape is very popular in the Middle East, India and Turkey.
Trace out the beauty and splendor of the Istana Maimoon behind solid walls and dozens of rooms spread over two floors . Take a look at the splendor of a typical European crystal chandeliers , chairs , tables and cabinets to tens palace collection . Here you are presented with the story of the past glory of the Deli Sultanate.
The first time you enter the front page of the quiet atmosphere directly attacking the head. Cool breeze blowing yard front porch of this magnificent palace. The roof that soars as high as 5-8 meters making the temperature inside the room was very comfortable .
Besides given the opportunity to see first hand the palace and its contents, you are also given a brief historical stories about Maimoon Palace and Deli Sultanate by a guide who is in the palace .
Linger in the Istana Maimoon really not boring. Enjoy interior design that dominated the color yellow , the color of the typical Malayan , and the relics of the Sultanate of Deli furniture unique and rare .
Because the location is in the middle Istana Maimoon Medan then it will not be difficult for you to find a variety of services both star or budget accommodation.