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Academy of Fine Arts

2 Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071, India
223 4302
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Grand Place of Art & Culture

Great Place to catch up on the latest theatres...Also hosts other art, paintings and sculpture... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HwenTsang
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Nostalgic

After long 30 odd years, i had been to this theatre to watch a bengali drama by Kanchan Mallick and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
supratikgupta
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“art lovers” (7 reviews)
“cultural hub” (3 reviews)
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2 Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Place to catch up on the latest theatres...Also hosts other art, paintings and sculpture exhibitions but more famous for performances by bengal's great theatre groups...it is in a very good location with other auditoriums of Nandan, Rabindra Sadan and Sisir Mancha at a stone's...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After long 30 odd years, i had been to this theatre to watch a bengali drama by Kanchan Mallick and Neel Mukherjee. The ambience was too good. The acoustics was superb, since the actors did not use mikes, but even then we were able to...More

Thank supratikgupta
Reviewed 27 May 2017

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
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