Special Events

World Environment Day

Start Date : 5th June 2017

Victoria Memorial Hall is celebrating World Environment Day on Monday, 5th June 2017 at 10.00 am onwards.

Special Theme: "Connecting People to Nature"

Planting of saplings by Victoria Memorial Hall's staff in the garden of Victoria Memorial.

International Museum Day

Start Date : 18th May 2017

Victoria Memorial Hall is celebrating International Museum Day on Thursday, 18 May 2017

Highlights of the day

Free Entry to the Garden and Galleries of the Memorial for all visitors Portrait Gallery, 11.00 am to 1.00 pm

Storytelling Session on Calcutta’s History by Santanil Ganguly from Jhalapala

On the Right Trail – A participative event designed by Think Arts for Children aged (8+) highlighting the significant artefacts of the Calcutta Gallery

Launch of virtual exhibitions and panoramic imaging of galleries on Google Art and Culture

Vidyasagar Rachanasamagra

Start Date : 11th April 2017

Victoria Memorial Hall and Vidyasagar University cordially invite you for the launch of a new edition of Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s “Vidyasagar Rachanasamagra” (published by Vidyasagar University) by Dr. Partha Chatterjee, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology, and Biotechnology Government of West Bengal on Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 2.00 pm at Portrait Gallery, Victoria Memorial Hall.

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Victoria Memorial Hall,Kolkata offers visitors free guided tours (35 - 40 Minutes) through the museum galleries [ Timings 10:00AM, 11:00AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:00PM, 4:00PM, 5:00PM ]