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Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

19A, Gurusaday Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700019, India
2289 2815
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One must surely visit this museum to experience the Industrial and technological aspects of the... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2017
Kumarjit D
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
A chance to go down a coal mine

A good museum which gives an insight into industry and engineering. All the hands-on exhibits... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2017
London, United Kingdom
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19A, Gurusaday Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700019, India
2289 2815
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

One must surely visit this museum to experience the Industrial and technological aspects of the modern era and the existing one. It can be visited by all age groups and specially the growing children to acquire knowledge about the industrial and technological aspects of our...More

Thank Kumarjit D
Reviewed January 12, 2017

A good museum which gives an insight into industry and engineering. All the hands-on exhibits seemed to be working. The coal mine is the highlight.

Thank AP D
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Students particularly high school would be greatly benefited and it would be great to get first hand info on many objects of scientific basis.

Thank Prasanthdhanapal
Reviewed December 7, 2016

The science park in Kolkata is an absolute waste of time and money. But this one does not disappoint. All the instruments are fully functional. The science shows are the main attraction here.But it is a bit costly with ticket prices around 100 INR per...More

2  Thank NishitSadual
Reviewed November 29, 2016

This is a place to learn, to explore, to seek information about this world. From Kids to older persons everyone will be fascinated by the vast, varied & explore ble things out here. A must visit place of Kolkata.

Thank Joy_Nandini
Reviewed November 12, 2016

This museum has many shows for older students like physics, chemistry shows, underground coal mine etc. The teachers keep the fun element in the show explanation.

Thank AnandDNanavati
Reviewed November 7, 2016

I went there with my kid and a friend and her kid. its a huge place with separate sections for geography, history and science. older kids would enjoy more as they would understand the concepts more. the kids play area is really enjoyable. with most...More

1  Thank mkoyel
Reviewed October 19, 2016

It is one of the unique science museums in India.You can spend the entire day here if you are a science enthusiast. This is a very good place to explore knowledge - science, geography and history. It contains experiments which come in our day-to-day life.

Thank GauravJain112
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Excellent place to explore knowledge - science, geography, history. Very good to visit the galleries. I visited five times and each time it attracts me a lot. Coal Mine is an experience. Science Galleries as also very attractive for children as well as their guardians.

Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

It's a playground of Science. You can see the evolution of basic theory transforming into sophisticated machines. In many applications you can use or ride. One train engine prototype is there, where you can ride. Many galleries representing various scientific experiments, showcasing the development of...More

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sudipta s
January 21, 2016|
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Response from Bhavin2907 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is Parking space inside the Museum Complex. Not sure about parking fee.