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Victoria Memorial Hall

1 Queen's Way, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
+91 33 2223 1890
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1 Queen's Way, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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"taj mahal"
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"white marble"
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"british era"
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"beautiful monument"
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Reviewed yesterday

Victoria Memorial is a large marble building located in Kolkata & is dedicated to the memory of Queen Victoria. The memorial lies on the Maidan (grounds) by the bank of the Hooghly River. Like the Taj Mahal, the Victoria Memorial is built of white Makrana...More

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Reviewed yesterday

went around this place hundred time before actually entering and my first experience was like WOW!!!Such a beautiful craftsmanship in the heart of the city, I think monument deserves more attention then given to it. I was late so couldn’t enter inside but park all...More

Thank mahin R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You should visit the place if you are interested in history. All the records, related to war, Ishwar Chand Vidyasagar, paintings from British rule, Islamic literature can be found here.

Thank Awadhesh kumar M
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Victoria Memorial was made and constructed during British rule in India in Kolkata or erstwhile Calcutta. Made up of fine quality, strong white marble it's a site to behold! Family friendly. Kids will also have a great time here. Has huge gardens, trees and greenery...More

Thank Fali M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the most important landmarks of Kolkata, Victoria Memorial is something you cannot think of not paying a visit. The garden surrounding the monument is very clean and very well maintained. Inside the monument you learn about how the city of Kolkata was before...More

Thank AGNIDEEP
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apart from the magnificent exterior and the interior of this building there is nothing worthy inside apart from some photographs of the Britishers and some museum pieces. The garden is huge and have nice greenery. Excellent for photography

Thank rinmee
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Centrally located in the heart of Kolkata. Spacious, well maintained Heritage monument good for spending 2-3 Hrs.

Thank Amit S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The magnificent monument stands testimony to the splendor of British architecture. Its pristine white edifice is a visual delight to many. The surroundings have been well maintained. The artifacts in display inside is a good source of information of the bygone British era.

Thank Anand C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Victoria Memorial Hall is one of the top sightseeing addresses in Kolkata and everyone visiting the city of sweets should visit it. The price for visiting the garden is around 10INR, whereas the price for the musuem is higher. What I did not like at...More

Thank André B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were traveling from Australia but just could not go in because the ticket line was pretty long and unbearable to stand in that heat! I note that the ticket fees are much higher for overseas people but could not see a separate line to...More

Thank PADMANABHAN R
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Arnab S
30 May 2018|
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Response from avijitbandyo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, paid parking facility available. But it's not inside the planetarium, just outside it.
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Sandeep Y
10 March 2018|
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Response from Irfan Q | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandeep Ideally the place closed in the evening and its open from early morning. The museum inside opens a bit late..approximately around 10 or 11. So, I would suggest one should go post lunch... go straight to the... More
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Chirantan S
26 December 2017|
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Response from ritwickm | Reviewed this property |
Camera is definitely allowed inside but you won't be allowed to click photographs. The park does not have any restrictions.
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