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A Report on Earth Day 2015 in VMH Kolkata (as part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan)

 To celebrate the World Environment Day on Sunday, 5 June 2016 at Victoria Memorial Hall

 Open Environment Quiz for children
(age group 12 to18 years from 11.30 am to 1.30 pm)

Interested students may register their names for participation till
Friday, 3 June 2016 (4.00 pm) through e-mail only to environmentquizvmhk@gmail.com. Registered participants should report with proof of age on 5 June 2016 at 11.00 am in the Portrait Gallery of Victoria Memorial Hall. Spot prizes will be given for correct answers along with participation certificate. A limited number of entries will be accepted on first come first served basis.

Enhancement of entry fees to Garden and Galleries of Victoria Memorial and charges of other services with effect from 1st March, 2015. Details

The Victoria Memorial Hall celebrates International Museum Day 2016 on 18 May 2016 at Victoria Memorial HallFree Entry to the Garden and Galleries of the Memorial for all visitors & On the Right Trail - A participative event for Museum visitors, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm (attractive Prizes on the spot). Details

The Victoria Memorial Hall present Object of the Month  from the collection of Victoria Memorial Hall Lady Holding a Fan (A water colour by Sunayani Devi) from 06 March 2016 in the Prince Hall. Details

Circumstances leading to the cancellation of the Love Quadrangle: Ghalib and Gulzar exhibition at the Victoria Memorial Hall on 20 February 2016

Victoria Memorial Hall is organising an exhibition of an exhibition of Black & White photographs by veteran photographer Shri Sunil K Dutt Titled "Ray and the City" on the occasion of the 95th birth anniversary of the doyen of Indian Cinema Satyajit Ray at Portrait Gallery, Victoria Memorial Hall from 09th May to 05th June 2016. Details

Victoria Memorial Hall is organising an Single object exhibition of on Abanindra Nath Tagor's iconic 1905 painting Titled "Bharat Mata" at Portrait Gallery, Victoria Memorial Hall from 16th May 2016. Details

On account of next phase of modernization programme on the building facade, the Son-et-Lumiere (Sound and Light) Public Shows at Victoria Memorial Hall in both the languages (Bengali and English) will remain suspended from Friday, 25th March 2016 till futher notice

Take a look at the Victoria Memorial Hall NEWSLETTERS Details
The Victoria Memorial Hall was opened in 1921. It is also a museum where people could see before them pictures and statues of men who played a prominent part in the history of India and develop a pride in their past especially in relation to the history of Calcutta . Lord Curzon conceived it. Presently it is the finest and most prominent building and art museum of Calcutta, India, under the Department of Culture, Government of India.

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