Open Time : 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Entry : paid
Address : PARKING AREA, SCIENCE CITY, KOLKATA, JBS Haldane Avenue, Mirania Gardens, East Topsia, Topsia, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Website : https://sciencecitykolkata.org.in/
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Why to visit Science City
Science City is one of Kolkata's most well-known tourist attractions, as well as one of the world's first science museums, where visitors may study while having fun. The technology city first opened its doors on July 1, 1997.
The National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), which is an autonomous organisation under the Ministry of Culture of the Government of India, operates Science City in Kolkata. Science City is the largest science centre in the Indian Subcontinent, built with the sole purpose of popularising science.
The science city also contains an aquatic world part with some of the most unusual fish and insects in the aquariums, making it a perfect blend of study and entertainment. The Space Odyssey, Dynamotion, Science Exploration Hall, Maritime Centre, Earth Exploration Hall, and a large Science Park are all part of the complex, providing visitors with an unforgettable experience. Science City has seen over 29.90 million visitors since it first opened its doors to the public. It is well-known among both domestic and international visitors.
FAQ on Science City
Is it permitted to bring food into the park?
Outside food is not permitted in science city.
When is Science City closed?
With the exception of Holi, Science City is open from Monday through Sunday all year round.
What hotels are near Science City?
Hotels near Science City: (0.52 km) ITC Sonar, Kolkata - a Luxury Collection Hotel (0.25 km) Lakeview Service Apartment (0.65 km) ITC Royal Bengal, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Kolkata
What restaurants are near Science City?
Restaurants near Science City: (0.19 km) Mehfil @ Bengal (0.19 km) Saffron Fort (0.50 km) Pan Asian
What attractions are near Science City?
Attractions near Science City: (0.37 km) Let's Meetup Tours (4.70 km) FunOnStreets (5.27 km) Calcutta Photo Tours
How to reach Science City?
Local buses, minibuses, and taxis are widely accessible from all the major areas of the city and may take you to Science City. From Sealdah, you can also catch a local train and alight at the Bindhan Nagar station. You can take a cab or auto rickshaw from the metro station.
Entry fee is charged Rs. 60 per person ; No extra charge for photography and videography.
By TANISHA JAISWAL