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...
Marked by a distinctive red-brick clocktower , this enormous warren of a place was originally opened in 1874. It was substantially...
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.
Metropolitan Building information
Lonely Planet review
Curiosities around New Market include the fascinatingly crumbling Futani Chambers, the brilliant colonial-era Metropolitan Building and the fanciful Tippu Sultan's Mosque.