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Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

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Address: 19A, Gurusaday Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700019, India
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2289 2815
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10:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:30

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The best part of this place is it's always exciting, every single time. You have some thing new to tickle your senses. Extremely satisfied. Good for children, teen, adults... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India, Asia
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India, Asia
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The best part of this place is it's always exciting, every single time. You have some thing new to tickle your senses. Extremely satisfied. Good for children, teen, adults, science lovers, language lovers, illiterates everyone. They have an universal approach to all learners. The only thing I would like to notify is the staffs need to be a little more... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a a very nice and interesting science exhibition museum. A must visit for kids and science students and anyone interested in science. One may plan to visit early in the day and accordingly plan to spend the day there experiencing the different aspects of the museum.

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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of things to learn. Unfortunately we went one hour before it closed. We couldn't see much but there is a lot to see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Entry is 30 rs then individual science demo may cost 10 or 15 extra, total package cost is 60 . spend atleast half day as it's time consuming, Maths ,transport ,electricity, biotechnology, television, coal mine, space or tara mandal are few of the departments, we saw for nearly 3 hrs with science fun show for half hour. Children area is... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 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 daily life.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 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.

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cochin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 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.

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Rourkela, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 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 person. There is also a canteen facility inside serving food at a reasonable rate!

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Kolkata
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 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.

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 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.

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