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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
+91 33 2223 1890
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful British built building both inside and out only ruined by the fact you are not allowed to take photos inside..... Well you say that!!

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 2 days ago

This memorial was also built in the name of a queen, not any Mughal one , but Victoria , the head of the British empire . It took about 16 years to be completed . Almost the entire construction was funded by only donations from...More

1  Thank Rina H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

British made palace with a beautifully maintained garden. More than 200 years old . Garden tickets and palace tickets are different. Rest rooms available.

Thank Papin R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Garden is great maintained properly. There was one section was missing with details of painting I suggest they should add it.

Thank Mit P
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited Victoria memorial more than two decades back and had a very beautiful memory of it. Back then it was well maintained both inside out. The garden was beautiful and the building had its own charm. The valuables (paintings, antiques, artifacts, etc.) were preserved...More

Thank Tahseeen
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Worthwhile to visit while in Kolkata. Enjoyed by whole family. Recommended. Something for everyone in museum/gallery displays.

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Kolkata is synonymous with Victoria Memorial. Great Victorian style building with lush gardens. The gardens also house an arch commemorating King Edward VII. Pretty well maintained and entrance fee is very small for Indians. It looks more inspiring and awesome in real rather than in...More

Thank coolabhi08
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent architecture with very good collection. Preferable visit period is from November to March.

Thank royprasanta2007
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A wonderful place to hang out with friends. The building is brilliant and is surrounded by lot of greenery making it an amazing place to hang out on.

Thank ritwickm
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Exhibits our culture and British architecture. Went on a Sunday. Was pretty crowded. But the place was well maintained. We need to preserve our history well.

Thank Mitha12345
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Pallav J
22 June 2017|
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Response from DrValliappan | Reviewed this property |
From airport, it can take 1 hour (weekend and non-peak hours) to two hours (weekdays and peak hours). It is 20 KM via Bow bazaar
Md H
27 March 2017|
Response from dasgupta l | Reviewed this property |
I do not find a reason why it should not. but in case the guards do not allow you, you should avoid wearing that.
Sandeep K
26 March 2017|
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Response from dasgupta l | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, but you do not get parking facility immediately close o it. The car can be parked at Maidan area, infront of Eliot park. Hence if you travel by a car, you should better take your driver.