The word “Karneghar” in the Assamese language means a royal palace. And as the name suggests this was a very old palace whose history goes back to 1752, when Ahom was the pre Sivasagar capital. This is one of the very fine and majestic examples of the Ahom architecture. This is very unique and old palace. The basic structure is that of a four storeyed building which resembles more like a pyramid. This place can be visited at all days of weeks from dawn to dusk by paying an entry fee of Rs. 5/- for Indian and Rs. 100/- for Foreigner.