Located directly south of the entrance to the zoo is the (private) access road to the National Library , It is India’s biggest.
Across the road from the Alipore Zoo is an aquarium that displays a few sorry tankfuls of fish. Get here by bus 230 from Rabindra Sadan.
Kolkata’s 16-hectare zoo first opened in 1875. The spacious lawns and lakeside promenades are very popular with weekend picnickers...
Kolkata's famous poetry, music, art, film and dance are regularly showcased at the Nandan Complex (AJC Bose Rd) comprising the Rabindra...
Curzon Mansion information
Directly south of the zoo's entrance, the access road to the National Library loops around the very regal Curzon Mansion, once the colonial Viceroy's residence. It's not (yet) a museum.