|Location||Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Park Street, Kolkata|
|Entry Fee||₹ 50 for Indian adults; ₹ 500 for foreigners; ₹ 20 for kids above the age of 5 years|
|Photography||₹ 50 for smartphone with camera; ₹ 100 for camera|
|Videography||₹ 2000 for small video camera; ₹ 5000 for video camera with stand|
Is food allowed in Indian Museum Kolkata?
(2) Specialized Washrooms for Differently abled Visitors. Cafeteria is open for visitors from 12 PM – 3PM. Lunch is available. Cafeteria is closed on 2nd Saturday sometimes, and also on certain Sundays.
Which day Indian Museum closed?
Opening Times: March to November (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), December to February (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) The museum remains closed on every Monday, Republic Day, Independence Day, Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday, Holi, Dussehra, Diwali and Id-ul-fitr. Guide service is available for visitors.
What is the ticket price of Eco Park?
Rs. 50 for adults and Rs. 25 for children from 6-10 years. It varies during different seasons and is free on certain festive days.
Is camera allowed in national museum?
Is photography allowed in the Museum? Yes, Photography is permitted for private non-commercial use except where otherwise posted. Photographs cannot be published, sold, reproduced, transferred, distributed or otherwise commercially exploited in any way.
How many museums are there in Kolkata?
It has six sections comprising thirty five galleries of cultural and scientific artifacts namely Indian art, archaeology, anthropology, geology, zoology and economic botany.
Indian Museum, Kolkata.
|The courtyard of the Indian Museum|
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How many museums are in India?
India’s history and culture are mindbogglingly rich and diverse, but many of its 800-odd museums (pdf) tend to follow a standard template: a tiny percentage of works on display, often with little or no context provided for visitors to really appreciate them.
Who was the first Indian curator?
|Naman P. Ahuja|
|Occupation||Indian Art Historian|
|Known for||Ancient history, curating The Body in Indian Art and Thought exhibition|
|Notable work||Jawaharlal Nehru University|