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Victoria Memorial Hall

Closes in 28 min: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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1 Queen's Way, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
+91 33 2223 1890
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Reviewed yesterday

This building always impresses with its architecture and beauty. While to visit inside there are certain timings and ticket, the gardens outside are open for all. Beautiful place to walk around, and romantic for couples.

Thank Indira2011
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The architecture is amazing and it was a splendor to finally make it to Kolkata and see it. I take photographs for hobby and there cannot be a better structure than the Victoria memorial. Would love to visit again and spend some time in the...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The beautiful monument, was built in 1921 in memory of Queen Victoria by Lord Curzon. Situated heart of the city, nearest metro station is Maidan.

Thank somrajkumar
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

one of the attractive tourist place in Kolkata,this place has historical monuments,this place is made for queen Victoria while she was visited in Kolkata, love this tourist place

Thank Passenger744946
Reviewed yesterday

Another rainy day, and its an interesting venue to see a colonial style building in large grounds. There are paintings on the inside of the domed roof,of various aspects of Queen Victoria's reign. This is only accessible close up,by a long winding stone staircase -...More

Thank blackpoolsteve2015
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place will take you on a historic ride about the city. Right from the British rule to the present scenario of Kolkatta. The palace is beautiful made and is an ideal place for tourist to visit.

Thank Bushra H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Its a very pretty monument that transports you the old world English charm of the place. The marble building, statue of Queen Victoria, the arch and all things beautiful. What i dont like is how people have made this a complete make out spot.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Along with Howarh Bridge, VM remains the icon of the city of Joy. it is surrounded by a very beautiful and well maintained park with many lakes. Entry to the hall is allowed and one can see many paintings from the british era once inside....More

Thank raj k
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the landmark of The great Kolkata. How is beautiful from outside it's truly wonderful inside.

Thank bid304
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is the pride of West Bengal, the awesome creation from the British time, which has been amazing since inception.

Thank Arijit B
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July 16, 2018|
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Response from SameekshakSACHIN | Reviewed this property |
if you wish to visit the place properly then 2 to 3 hours are required. Morning hours or little late afternoon is ok.
Catherine P
July 13, 2018|
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Response from Awadhesh kumar M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It is recommended to take umbrella, it will also help you in protecting from sudden rain in kolkata.
Catherine P
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Pintu M | Reviewed this property |
If possible,u may visit kolkata in dec-feb.this is d best time to visit.u can stay park or jw marriot,Its in park street(Esplanade),u can do steert shopping. its near to victoria.for evening cruise on d ganges,u may visit... More