Academy of Fine Arts
Several bright, ground-floor gallery rooms feature changing exhibitions by local living artists. A small museum section upstairs (closes...
St Paul’s Cathedral
With its central crenellated tower, St Paul’s would look quite at home in Cambridgeshire. Built 1839–47, it has a remarkably wide nave...
The incredible Victoria Memorial is a vast, beautifully proportioned festival of white marble: think US Capitol meets Taj Mahal. Had it...
Chain cafeteria with great value pay-then-queue vegetarian thalis (₹90), dosas (from ₹52), vegi-burgers (₹50) and Bengali sweets.
Rabindra Sadan information
Kolkata's famous poetry, music, art, film and dance are regularly showcased at the Nandan Complex (AJC Bose Rd) comprising the Rabindra Sadan and Sisir Mancha theatre-halls and an art-house cinema. Tourist Information offices and pamphlets give extensive listings of events here and at many other venues.