• Jorasanko Thakurbari

    Place To Visit Kolkata

    Jorasanko Thakurbari


    Place To Visit


    Kolkata

    Jorasanko Thakurbari

    Rabindranath Tagore was born in the majestic mansion, which is one of the city's most exquisite heritage structures. It was also where he spent his early years and later years.



    Why to visit this place

    Rabindranath Tagore was born there and it served as the Tagore family's ancestral home. The life and works of Rabindranath Tagore, as well as several manuscripts, books, and numerous other antiquated objects, are all available.
    This ancestral home, now converted into a museum. Three main galleries make up the Thakur Bari museum. The placement of the three galleries allows visitors to the house to view and experience each area in a very comfortable way.
    You can view the life and works of our national hero Rabindranath Tagore in the first gallery. One can view the Tagore family's history and daily life in the second and third galleries.

    Jorasanko Light and Sound Show:

    A fascinating portrayal of Rabindranath Tagore's life can be found in the light and sound display at Jorasanko Thakur Bari. Every day of the week, with the exception of Mondays and Thursdays, the show is presented in both Bengali and English.

    The show's timings are as follows:

    November to January
    6:00 to 6:40 p.m. in Bengali
    7:40 to 7:40 p.m. in English

    February to June 
    7:40 to 8:40 p.m. in Bengali 
    8:00 to 8:40 p.m. in English


    Ticket:

    50 INR approx

    More About Jorasanko Thakurbari

    What attractions are near Jorasanko Thakur Bari?

    Attractions near Jorasanko Thakur Bari: (2.88 km) Calcutta Capsule (5.34 km) Kolkata Trips (5.05 km) Immersive Trails

    Attractions near Jorasanko Thakur Bari: (2.88 km) Calcutta Capsule (5.34 km) Kolkata Trips (5.05 km) Immersive Trails

    Restaurants near Jorasanko Thakur Bari: (0.36 km) Capnil Kitchen Restaurant (0.41 km) Hunger Bell's (0.64 km) Dada Boudi Hotel Restaurant

    What hotels are near Jorasanko Thakur Bari?

    Hotels near Jorasanko Thakur Bari: (0.30 km) Youth Hostel Kolkata (0.35 km) Jay Baba Lokenath Hindu Hotel (3.14 km) Calcutta Bungalow

    How to reach Jorasanko Thakurbari?

    The location is easily accessible via taxi or public transportation. It is advised that one travels to the Jorasanko Thakur Bari by the subway because of how congested and prone to traffic the location is. To get to Jorasanko Thakur Bari, take the subway to Girish Park and then walk.




    Special Tip:

    The greatest time to go to Jorasanko Thakur Bari is when famous poets celebrate their birthdays because you may join in on the festivities and gatherings. Do see the light and sound show, which is very interesting. The Rabindra Bharati Museum is remain closed Monday and govt. Holidays.




    Location

    Open Time : 10:30 am to 5:00 pm

    Entry : paid

    Address : Jorasanko Thakurbari, Raja Katra, Singhi Bagan, Jorasanko, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

    Phone : +913322695242 , +913322696610

    By Rebecca Lal

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