Academy Of Fine ArtsCurrently Closed
- Address: 2, Cathedral Rd, Maidan, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020, India
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-3322234302
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Educational Site, Family And Kids
Seeing that Kolkata has an indigenous reputation in the world of art and music, thanks to its flourishing art culture and pioneering artists, it is hardly surprising that it is also home to one of the major art institutions in the country. The Academy of Fine Arts is a gem, especially for visitors with a knack for art. Established in the 1930s with a small room, today it exhibits a vast range of attractions including a Textile Museum, a Bengali Art Gallery and a Contemporary Art Gallery. Here you can get the taste of unique Bengali culture and their history. Among the many amazing things that are showcased here, works of Rabindranath Tagore, Abanindranath Tagore, and Gyalzen. Coming here will not only help you get acquainted with city’s culture but the various aspects of life and thoughts these famous painters as well.
- Additional Contact: (033) 2223 7096
- Entry is free.
- Subway Station- Rabindra Sadan
- Bus Station- PG Hospital
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