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Jorasanko Thakur Bari - Things to Know Before Visiting

Simla, Machuabazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700007, India


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About Jorasanko Thakur Bari

This is the ancestral home of the Tagore family. It is currently located on the Rabindra Bharati University. It is the house in which the poet and first non-European Nobel laureate, Rabindranath Tagore was born and he spends his childhood here. and currently, it serves as the Tagore museum for Kolkata.

Attractions Near Jorasanko Thakur Bari

Marble Palace
Marble Palace0.32km from Jorasanko Thakur Bari

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.

College Street
College Street0.48km from Jorasanko Thakur Bari

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.

Howrah Bridge
Howrah Bridge1.6km from Jorasanko Thakur Bari

Howrah Bridge is a bridge with a suspended span over the Hooghly River in West Bengal. The bridge is one of four on the Hooghly River and is a famous symbol of Kolkata and West Bengal. Howrah Bridge is currently the sixth-longest bridge of its type in the world.

Parshwanath Jain Temple
Parshwanath Jain Temple1.8km from Jorasanko Thakur Bari

Parshwanath Jain Temple is a Jain temple at Badridas Temple Street and a major tourist attraction in Kolkata built by a Jain named Rai Badridas Bahadoor Mookim in 1867. The temple is famous for its architecture and ambiance. The peaceful surrounding and the silence creates a nice mood here.

Howrah Junction Railway station
Howrah Junction Railway station2km from Jorasanko Thakur Bari

This is the oldest station and largest railway complex in India with a maximum number of platforms in the entire railway system of India. It is one of the four intercity railway stations serving the city of Kolkata,

Rail Museum Howrah
Rail Museum Howrah2.34km from Jorasanko Thakur Bari

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.

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Kolkata district is a district in the Indian State of West Bengal, headquartered in Kolkata