Central Cottage Industries Emporium
Curiosities around New Market include the fascinatingly crumbling Futani Chambers, the brilliant colonial-era Metropolitan Building and...
Tippu Sultan's Mosque
Curiosities around New Market include the fanciful Tippu Sultan's Mosque.
Across Esplanade bus station, the north end of the Maidan is dotted with monuments. Circus performers, political firebrands and dealers...
New Empire Cinema
Of at least nine cinemas around New Market, New Empire Cinema is the most comfortable.
Bustling Bengali sweet shop that claims to have invented rasgulla (rosewater-scented cheese balls) in 1868. Seating available.
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Lonely Planet review
The impressive, if comparatively pricey, Central Cottage Industries Emporium showcases handicrafts from right across India.