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...
Loosely styled on Sarnath’s classic Buddhist stupa, this 1962 dome presents slow-moving, half-hour star shows.
Comprises theatre halls Rabindra Sadan and Sisir Mancha , plus the art-house Nandan Cinema .
Chain cafeteria with great value pay-then-queue vegetarian thalis (₹90), dosas (from ₹52), vegi-burgers (₹50) and Bengali sweets.
Sisir Mancha information
Kolkata’s famous poetry, music, art, film and dance are regularly showcased at the Nandan Complex comprising theatre halls Rabindra Sadan and Sisir Mancha , plus art-house Nandan Cinema .