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South Park Street Cemetery

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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US$432.00*
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Private Full-Day Kolkata Tour
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“park street” (47 reviews)
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

With the graves of some of the most acknowledged Englishmen ruling the city during British rule, you can get awestruck by the structures beautifully preserved. Walk the pure calmness of the place as it feels a complete solitary place cut off from the outside world.

Thank Anamika K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a humbling experience as you will be among numerous graves. Some graves are more than a century old and have ornate designs on the stones. Architecture is wonderful.

Thank Lone_wolf99
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Place where one feels humbled at reflective at the sight of the tombs and epitaphs of the past...there are many names engraved in stone and marble by their loved ones who are now probably no more too....calm and serene atmosphere...lots of trees and no miscreants...More

Thank HwenTsang
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

A place that brings some silence and a place to pay tribute to some the residents here, for a traveller a place tells us that a simple ending for all of us

Thank 1matkustaa
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I first though twice about visiting this place as it was a cemetery ground but upon reaching the area, it was a good experience.The architecture was simply amazing.

Thank mkiranjit
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I engaged a local architectural historian for my tour around 19th C Calcutta. He was delightful. We saw all the great buildings from when Calcutta was the capital of India. There are bookstores and tea rooms, It's my favorite Indian city. I've been a few...More

Thank nancystoddart
Reviewed 24 June 2017

South park street chemetery is located on mother teresa sarani kolkata.the road used to be called park street.and prior to that burial ground road.

Thank Sanjit C
Reviewed 19 June 2017

this is one of those places which talk silently of the history of this city. places at the heart of the city , on park Street , this cemetery is no more active as it was full a long time back. the architecture , the...More

Thank debjaniPaul
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is not a must-see in the list of visitors to Kolkata or even probably for people staying in Kolkata. If one is interested to spend some time travelling back in time or is interested in photography or loves history or archaeology & architecture or...More

Thank SumanaSumitro
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Perfect for peace lovers this tourist attraction is full of greenery amidst the city of Kolkata! A lovey place full of positive energy to enjoy calmness and peace. Friends can visit as well. Take beautiful pictures of the old tombs of the British era! However...More

Thank Indrani S
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Terence B
21 August 2016|
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Response from appu S | Reviewed this property |
No. It's closed on Sundays. I don't think they have a register but almost all the graves have their names inscribed . It is open Monday to Friday 10 am - 4 30 Pm.
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aniket7824
22 June 2016|
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Response from Ragul A | Reviewed this property |
Normal working Hours, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, no charges, just sign in a register, with your name and your permanent addressees.
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