Writers Building

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  • Address: BBD Bag N, Lal Dighi, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +9133-22145600
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Heritage Building

Writer’s building is one of the most prominent buildings in Kolkata attracting thousands of visitors to it every year. The place used to be the house of State Government of West Bengal a few years back, but today it stands as a great example of city’s history and victorian era architecture. Most of the people come here to watch and admire its structure and design that is around 150 years old. Not only that, there is a certain history to this place too that you must definitely delve into. Located in the northern part of BBD Bagh, this beautiful building got its name from the fact that it was once accommodated by a bunch of Junior writers of East India Company who transformed this place with their Baroque statues and noirish interiors. A must visit for history lovers and curious souls.

Writers Building Travel Tips

  • Entrance in the building may not be allowed but you can visit its surrounding and view the architecture.   

Entrance Ticket Details For Writers Building

  • Entry is free.

Writers Building Hours

  • The surroundings are open throughout the day.

How to Reach Writers Building

  • Bus Station : Kalighat Fairly

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  • Writers Building Address: BBD Bag N, Lal Dighi, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001, India
  • Writers Building Contact Number: +9133-22145600
  • Writers Building Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Writers Building(preferred time): 09:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Writers Building: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 0.97% of people who visit Kolkata include Writers Building in their plan

  • 38.1% of people start their Writers Building visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Writers Building

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

88.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Writers Building

People normally club together Alipore Zoological Gardens and Shaheed Minar while planning their visit to Writers Building.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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