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Jul 15, 2019
“A museum cum souvenir centre”
Sep 25, 2018
“A 120 year old art n craft center!!”
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Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Located just at a walking distance from the supermarket more, it’s basically a handicraft centre. You can find carpet weaving, handicraft items, woven caps, masks etc. There are paintings on display depicting the past history of handicrafts etc. Personally I did not find it interesting...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

I was so proud to visit this place. An Art n craft Center established way back in 1897 with the basic aim for promoting local handicrafts. Their work includes mask making, carpet weaving, painting etc.Its the right place to look for souvenirs and gift articles!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JharnaS10
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Kalimpong Arts & Craft Centre is located in the heart of the Kaimpong town and was founded in the late 19th Century.This centre produces and sells a wide variety of handicrafts including wall scrolls, masks, jewelry and other artifacts. Carpet weaving, dyeing, painting, leather craft...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank aparnakamla
Reviewed May 14, 2015

This is a beautiful place. You can see good amount of handicraft products in this place. View is also good.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank sujoy c
Reviewed March 11, 2015

This institute produces and sells a wide variety of handicrafts including wall scrolls, masks, jewelry and other artifacts. It was founded by Mrs. Catherine Graham in 1897, with the objective to promote and propagate local handicrafts as well as provide employment opportunities to locals, on...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

It is a very good endeavor of local people. Visitors can get a glimpse of art and culture of local area.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank AKBanerjee
Reviewed December 29, 2014

Kalimpong Arts & Craft Centre is located in the heart of the town and was founded in 1897. Established with an objective of promoting and propagating local handicrafts along with providing employment opportunities to locals, this centre was founded by Mrs. Catherine Graham. This arts...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Sabyasachi123
Reviewed May 12, 2013

I believe the historical name is Chitra-Bhanu, Rabindranath Tagore House. Two memorials to Tagore stand in the center. Today this is a counseling and vocational training center. Over half of the beautiful colonial house was destroyed in the earthquake. The property is barren, but should...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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Mathalai
May 22, 2016|
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this place has been made into a public park,garden.
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