Top List of Museums in Kolkata

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    List of Top Museums in Kolkata

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  • The Victoria Memorial

    #1 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    The Victoria Memorial

    Tags: Museum, Memorial

    Address: 1 Queen's Way, Kolkata, India

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Victoria memorial is a glorious reminder of India’s colonial past and it’s present obsession of all things western. Even so, it has assimilated well in Kolkata’s mind and soul; i...Read more

  • Science City

    #2 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Science City

    Tags: Science Museum, Children Museum

    Address: Science City, J.B.S Haldane Avenue, Kolkata, West Bengal 700046

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Walk into the fascinating world of Science and astonish yourself at the countless opportunities! A great way to entertain your kids and refresh your knowledge, the Science City is truly a magical plac...Read more

  • Indian Museum

    #3 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Indian Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 27, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Colootola, New Market Area, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Indian museum makes for a fascinating visit because of its unique exhibits and artefacts. The resident Mummy is definitely a popular crowd puller. It claims to be the largest multipurpose Museum n...Read more

  • Birla Industrial And Technological Museum

    #4 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Birla Industrial And Technological Museum

    Tags: Children Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 19 A, Gurusaday Dutta Rd, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019, India

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The Birla Science museum is a museum filled with wonders of the technology and science world. There are detailed explanations and presentations regarding the application of science and technology. The...Read more

  • Tagore's House

    #5 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Tagore's House

    Tags: Museum, Landmark, Specialty Museum, Heritage Building

    Address: 6/4, Dwarakanath Tagore Lane, Jorasanko, Kolkata 700007

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Tagore House can be considered as the storehouse of memoirs of Rabindranath Tagore consisting of his original paintings, photographs and other valuable documents which our country is proud of. An ...Read more

  • Netaji Bhawan

    #6 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Netaji Bhawan

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 38/2, Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Netaji Bhawan had been the residence of Subhas Chandra Bose fondly called as Netaji by Indians. He had been a prominent figure in India’s freedom struggle and till date considered to be a radica...Read more

  • Mother's Wax Museum

    #7 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Mother's Wax Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: No. 69 -1111, HIDCO Tower, CBD-1, New Town, Kolkata, West Bengal 700156

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 07:30 pm Details

    Located in the New Town area of Kolkata, it is not only one of the rarest museums in the country, but apparently a popular one too. There are many factors that make this museum an exciting place to be...Read more

  • Ramakrishna Mission Swami Vivekananda's Ancestral House And Cultural Centre

    #8 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Ramakrishna Mission Swami Vivekananda's Ancestral House And Cultural Centre

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 105 Vivekananda Road, Near Girish Park Metro Station, Kolkata, West Bengal 700006

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    You can learn everything about the life of Great Swami Vivekananda by coming here. The place had been his ancestral home back then and laps many stories of his life within its walls. It has now been c...Read more

  • Nehru Childrens Museum

    #9 of 18 Museums Things To Do in Kolkata
    Nehru Childrens Museum

    Tags: Museum, Children Museum

    Address: 94/1, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Nehru Children Museum is one of the few rare museums in the country that intends to rekindle the children’s interest in mythology and helps them to reconnect with their roots. The museum has bee...Read more

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