For cutting-edge contemporary Bengali art visit CIMA a well-lit, six-room gallery with an eclectic giftshop.
Birla Industrial & Technological Museum
Kolkata has excellent hands-on places to really experience practical science. The Birla Industrial & Technological Museum. has loads...
Calcutta School of Music
See website for a timetable of musical events in a variety of styles.
6 Ballygunge Place
This sturdy but not over-formal Raj-era mansion offers lunch-time buffets with six main courses plus desserts, chutneys and rice...
Lonely Planet review
The 20th-century Birla Mandir is a large Lakshmi Narayan temple complex in cream-coloured sandstone whose three corn-cob shaped towers are more impressive for their size than their carvings.