It had its place in glory during the rule of Gupta dynasty, the Gurjara-Pratiharas, the Gondas, the Marathas and the Muslims rulers of Delhi. Here one finds the remains of a magnificent Dashavatar temple dating to 5th century Gupta period is a major attraction, in addition to several jain temples. The architecture of these temples displays a high level of craftsmanship.
- There are about 2000 sculptures at one place in Deogarh, which is probably the only collection of its kind in the world.
- The amazing rock cut caves at Siddha-ki-Gufa date back to 6th century.
- Going down the steep steps at Naharghati at the east end of the Deogarh fort to the Betwa river is a memorable experience.
"It is situated along the Betwa river and at the western end of Lalitpur town in a natural forest area."