Indian Museum Kolkata attractions 2020 |Virtual Tour, Entry fees, Facts

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INFORMATION FOR MUSEUM KOLKATA

Indian Museum Kolkata  History

In 1814, the society was able to establish a proper museum and since then it was known as Indian museum. Hindi term for Museum is  Ajayabghar( wonder house) or Jadughar (Magic house) and now it is known as Sangrahalaya. The first museum collection in India started in 1796. The Asiatic Society of Bengal, Calcutta founded in 1784 decided to house and exhibit whatever it had accumulated.  The Kolkata museum was divided into two sections.

1) Archaeology , Ethnology and Technology

2) Geology and Zoology

HISTORY OF INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA

Indian Museum Kolkata

The institutional history of museum making in India begins with the Museum Kolkata History .  Known as the Imperial Museum since the latter nineteenth century, its history runs! parallel to the development of British orientalist knowledge about India both as an ‘

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exotic’ land and an ancient civilization. The initial interest in the flora and fauna of the land over time came to be supplemented by colonial ethnological and archaeological enquiries. In addition to the usual orientalist imprint on museum making, such interests also conformed to the new scientific concern about classification of knowledge. Not’ unnaturally, the Indian Museum when it developed into the most important imperial collection in India, it acquired the character of what has been labelled as a multipurpose museum. The establishment of a museum in Calcutta was first proposed by Dr .Nathaniel, Wallich, who was a Danish botanist and was associated with the Asiatic Society of Bengal. Wallich visualized it as a natural history collection, which formed an important; part of the Indian Museum, in addition to the early archaeological collection of the British orientalists in the Asiatic Society of Bengal. museum in Calcutta

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MUMMY IN INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA

MUMMY IN INDIAN MUSEUM

MUMMY IN MUSEUM 4000 yrs ago

4,000-year-old mummy from Egypt Indian Museum at Kolkata

Indian Museum Mummy The details about the preservation of the 4000-year-old mummy in Museum kolkata and one among the foremost prized possessions of the  museum are accessed on the idea of a report prepared by Rania Ahmed, a world expert in conservation of mummies.

 

INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA ADDRESS

27, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd,  New Market Area, Dharmatala,Fire Brigade Head Quarter, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016

INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA CONTACT NUMBER

INDIAN MUSEUM PHONE NUMBER – (033) 2252 1790

(033) 2252 1790

INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA E-mail ID

Indian Museum Email ID – info@indianmuseumkolkata.org

Indian Museum Kolkata Virtual Tour

Visit Indian Museum Indian Museum with Virtual Experience. Yes museum Kolkata offering you for a virtual tour with many Historical subject. And yes its Free museum Kolkata virtual tour. You Just Click The Following Subject and Enjoy museum Kolkata virtual tour.

Indian Museum Kolkata Virtual Exhibition

Indian Museum Kolkata Virtual Exhibition

Exhibition - Dhokra: A Traditional Craft of India

Exhibition – Dhokra: A Traditional Craft of India

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Indian Museum Vitual Gallery Birth and Early Stage of Buddha's Life

Indian Museum Vitual Gallery Birth and Early Stage of Buddha’s Life

Indian Museum Virtual Museum The Life of Buddha in Indian Art

Indian Museum Virtual Museum The Life of Buddha in Indian Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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DEEPEST LEVEL HISTORY THE FACTS OF INDIAN MUSEUM

 Frequently asked questions

How to book Indian Museum Kolkata online ?

Indian museum Kolkata online ticket booking section link is
https://indianmuseumkolkata.org/ticket-booking
after click the link go to booking and book your ticket

Who is the Director of Indian Museum ?

Now 2020 Indian Museum Director name is Mr. Arijit Dutta Choudhury

What is the Indian Museum Kolkata Timing ?

Museum Kolkata timing is Tuesday to Friday 10am-6:30pm and Saturdays and Sundays 10am-8pm
Indian museum Kolkata opening hours is 10 am daily and closing hours 6:30 pm daily is the museum Kolkata visiting hour. Read More

Indian Museum Kolkata open on Sunday ?

Yes Indian museum is open in Sunday 10am-8pm in museum Kolkata open on Sunday.

Which Day Indian Museum is closed ?

Indian museum Kolkata closed day is Monday . Monday is Kolkata all museum holiday and all public holiday is Indian Museum is Closed.
INDIAN MUSEUM ENTRY CHARGE

What is the Indian Museum Entry Charge ?

Indian museum entrance fee is Following structure
Indian museum entry fee rupees 50/- for Indian.
Indian museum Kolkata entry price 500/- for foreigners
Indian museum ticket price 20/- for kids

Is camera allowed in Indian Museum Kolkata ?

Yes Camera allowed in Indian Museum Kolkata but You can pay some fee
Photography in Indian Museum for smartphone with camera Rupees 50/- and Rupees 100/- for camera
Videography in Indian Museum for small video camera Rupees 2000/- and Rupees 5000/- for video camera with stand

What is the Indian Museum Library Fee ?

Indian Museum Library Membership Fee is Rupees 50/- Only

Indian Museum Kolkata Guide Service fee ?

Indian Museum West Bengal Kolkata Guide Service is 100% FREE

Indian Museum Kolkata Nearest Metro Station ?

indian museum West Bengal Kolkata nearest metro station is Park Street Metro Station and Next Metro station is Maidan Metro station

Indian Museum established in which year ?

Indian Museum West Bengal Kolkata was established in 1814

Why Indian Museum is Famous ?

Indian Museum is famous in World because 1st point is Kolkata Indian Museum was a ancient history from 1814 during British empire. 2nd Indian Museum is Oldest and largest Museum in India. And 3rd point is Indian Museum collection.Read More

Is Indian Museum Air Conditioned ?

No Indian Museum is not fully air conditioned . Kolkata Indian Museum was a ancient history from 1814 during British empire. 2nd Indian Museum is Oldest and largest Museum in India.

Who is Founder of Indian Museum ?

The Asiatic Society of Bengal, Calcutta founded in 1784 decided to house and exhibit whatever it had accumulated. In 1814, the society was able to establish a proper museum and since then it was known as Indian museum Kolkata . Read More

Which is the oldest Museum of India ?

Indian Museum Kolkata is the Oldest and largest Museum of India. In 1814, the society was able to establish a proper museum and since then it was known as Indian museum.

Which is the first Museum in Asia ?

Indian Museum Kolkata is the Oldest and largest Museum of India established 200 years ago. In 1814, the society was able to establish a proper museum and since then it was known as Indian museum.

Which is the largest and oldest Museum in India ?

Indian Museum Kolkata is the Oldest and largest Museum of India. In 1814, the society was able to establish a proper museum and since then it was known as Indian museum.Read More


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