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Academy of Fine Arts

2 Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071, India
223 4302
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Hub of art and culture

This place is the hub of art and culture in Kolkata - a great place for those who are interested in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The most happening place of Art & Culture

If you are a art & culture loving person, then your visit to Kolkata will be incomplete till you... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071, India
223 4302
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is the hub of art and culture in Kolkata - a great place for those who are interested in arts.

Thank Suvarghya
Reviewed 21 April 2017

If you are a art & culture loving person, then your visit to Kolkata will be incomplete till you visit Academy of Fine Arts. There is an auditorium where different theatre group of Kolkata and from outside perform 365 days and also there are number...More

Thank SomnathBhattacharyy
Reviewed 17 April 2017

There are so many brilliant art and hand craft in the same building. They have build so many thing with daily life used material.

Thank Ditun_P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good collection of Art.Round the year exhibitions on Fine Arts & Sculptures are held. Budding artists as well as Famous ones display their work annually. Theatre is also there and famous theatre groups perform there on weekends and also perhaps on Thursdays.

Thank KakaliKolkata
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The Academy of Fine Arts is a wonderful platform for the artists - upcoming, seasoned and the teachers to come forward before the world to display what they are and to inspire the aspiring young talents to get encouraged to venture into innovative creations .

Thank Partha R
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Famous for art ( paintings and Sculptures ) exhibition. Famous also for staging contemporary theaters. Location is very ideal....next to Rabindra Sadan.

Thank Biplab46
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The academy was formally established by Lady Ranu Mukherjee during the 1930s. Famous paintings of Gaganendra Nath Tagore, Jamini Roy and other eminent artists are exhibited here. Besides the theatrical auditorium is also a spot of attraction for the performers as well as the avid...More

Thank Sudip K
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The place has few galleries that host many art exhibitions. The layout or the design of the galleries is nothing to speak about. So it all depends upon the quality of the exhibits. The place is located in a prominent place but is constrained of...More

Thank Dev1972
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Well, I am talking about the auditorium of the Academy of fine Arts, Kolkata which is the mecca of Bengali theater. It is pathetic to see the complete negligence of the authorities concerned towards maintenance and upkeep of this place. For the last 20 years...More

Thank devachakra
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This is undoubtedly one of my favorite places in the city.I have gone there quite a few times to watch theater in the auditorium. Truly it is an excellent place for spending quality time.

Thank Preetam D
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