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20 Attractions to Explore Near Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Birla Industrial & Technological Museum
Birla Industrial & Technological Museum19A, Gurusaday Dutta Rd, Beck Bagan, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019, India

This is the first scientific and industrial museum in India which was set up on 2nd May 1959. There are so many things to see and study scientifically and It is an amazing place and a must-visit for all the science lovers out there!

Nearby Attractions

Birla Mandir Kolkata
Birla Mandir Kolkata0.49 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

This isa huge temple which is dedicated to God Radha and Krishna. It is one of the finest architectural beauties of the city. The temple complex itself is a pearl white marble marvel which is a revered place of worship and devotion.

South Park Street Cemetery
South Park Street Cemetery1.36 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

One of the earliest cemeteries not connected to a church. Opened in 1767 and used actively until the 1830s, the eight-acre necropolis is enclosed by a high brick wall that protects the eclectic mix of tombs, cenotaphs, and mausoleums. It is now a heritage site, protected by the Archaeological Survey of India.

Gariahat Market
Gariahat Market1.69 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

One of the major shopping attractions in Kolkata. The shopping area spans a long stretch of shops, restaurants, etc. There is each and everything that we want in daily use and will get in a fair price also.

St. Paul's Cathedral Kolkata
St. Paul's Cathedral Kolkata2.04 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

An Anglican cathedral that operates under CNI – Church of North India. It is said to be the largest cathedral in Kolkata and the first Episcopal Church in Asia. It has an Indo gothic Architecture and It is a must-visit for those who seek enriching historical and architectural pleasure.

M.P. Birla Planetarium
M.P. Birla Planetarium2.06 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

This is an iconic structure whose architecture is based on the famous Buddhist Stupa at Sanchi. It is the largest planetarium in Asia and the second largest in the world. It has an electronics laboratory, Astronomy gallery and observatory and so more.

Victoria Memorial Hall
Victoria Memorial Hall2.46 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

A huge monument made of white marble located in the heart of the City of Joy dedicated to the memory of Queen Victoria. one of the most famous monuments in West Bengal that has become a museum and popular tourist spot of the state.

Park Street
Park Street2.61 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Park Street is a major access route in Kolkata which begins at Chowringhee Road or JL Nehru road and stretches till Park Circus crossing. Being a major hangout spot in the city, it has many pubs and restaurants. Several important routes intersect or originate from Park Street.

Indian Museum
Indian Museum2.87 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Also known as Imperial Museum at Calcutta It is the ninth oldest museum of the world, the oldest museum in India and the second largest museum in India. has rare collections of antiques, armor and ornaments, fossils, skeletons, mummies and Mughal paintings. It was founded by the Asiatic Society of Bengal in Kolkata.

Alipore Zoo
Alipore Zoo3.30 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

This is India's oldest formally stated zoological park and the major tourist attraction in Kolkata since 1876. There is a lot of living beings living happily inside the zoo and it is known as the home of the now expired Aldabra giant tortoise and so more.

Science City Kolkata
Science City Kolkata3.51 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Science City, Kolkata, a unit of the National Council of Science Museums is the largest science centre in India. The Science Centre complex comprises Space Odyssey, Dynamotion, Science Exploration Hall, Maritime Centre, Earth Exploration Hall and a sprawling Science Park.

Rabindra Sarovar
Rabindra Sarovar3.56 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Rabindra Sarovar is an artificial lake known as the lungs of Kolkata. The area around this excavated lake was later developed to build recreational complexes, which included children's parks, gardens, and auditoria. A beautiful place to spend a free and peaceful time.

Fort William, India
Fort William, India3.59 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

The mighty edifice Fort William is situated on the eastern bank of the Hooghly River in the city of Kolkata which is spread over 70 acres. This is an example of ancient British architecture. Now it serves as a famous tourist spot in Kolkata and a lot of tourists visit this place every day to explore the wonders of the fort.

Smaranika Tram Museum
Smaranika Tram Museum3.66 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Trams were the lifeline of the city for a very long time before the advent of modern-day technology that brought about metros. The museum was inaugurated in 2014 and also goes by the name of ‘Smarnika’ which means remembrance. The museum truly pays homage to trams and to the memories of thousands of people who traveled every day in trams and still do.

Shahid Minar
Shahid Minar3.66 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

The 48 meters high Shaheed Minar, popularly called the “Monument” is a prominent landmark of Kolkata. Established in the year 1848, it was named Ochtorloney Monument to honor, Sir David Ochterlony who served in the Nepal War .‘Shahid Minar’, which means “Martyr’s Tower” to honor the sacrifice of Indian freedom fighters. .The architecture of Shaheed Minar shows a brilliant blend of Egyptian, Syrian and Turkish styles of designing.

Eden Gardens
Eden Gardens3.92 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Eden Gardens is a cricket ground in Kolkata established in 1864. It is also called as the Mecca of Indian Cricket. Home venue of the Bengal cricket team and the Kolkata Knight Riders. The stadium currently has a capacity of 66,000.

Princep Ghat
Princep Ghat4.05 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Princep Ghat is a majestic ghat structure famous for its Greek/ Gothic inlays. The ghat is located between Fort William and the Water Gate and is often visited by tourists exploring these attractions.

Tipu Sultan Mosque
Tipu Sultan Mosque4.12 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Tipu Sultan Mosque is a famous mosque in Kolkata. It is a relic of architectural and cultural heritage. Unlike usual Islamic culture. people from all sections of society and religions are obliged to visit and take pictures of these historical premises.

College Street
College Street5.06 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

This is a 1.5 km long street in the heart of Kolkata stretches from Ganesh Chandra avenue to Mahatma Gandhi road. There are several shops here. This is the main shopping hub of Kolkata and this street is always busy at all times. We will get everything we want from this market.

Marble Palace
Marble Palace5.28 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

The Marble Palace in Thakurpukur is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city of Kolkata, built in Neoclassical style, is very well known for its architecture, and its vast collection of sculptures, furnishings, and paintings. A lot of tourists visits this place everyday.

Rail Museum Howrah
Rail Museum Howrah5.44 KMs away from Birla Industrial & Technological Museum

Considered as the second rail museum to be constructed after National Rail Museum, Delhi. There is a vivid collection of preserved old and rare steam engines, electric locomotives, tracks, and signals. Tourists visit here to explore the history of Indian Railway.