Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, Kolkata (Calcutta)

4.5
#3 of 10 in Childrens Museums in West Bengal
At Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, learn about the development of technology and science, through many fun and educational displays both for adults and the youngest. In the first building, you’ll see various exhibits showing how physics and mechanics work, as well as how the living world evolved, all through simulations, videos, and artifacts. The second building showcases mostly science and medicine, and there you can learn about different plants, medications, and other subjects. There’s also a kids’ area where they learn through playing, and a 3D cinema with educational movies. Work out when and for how long to visit Birla Industrial & Technological Museum and other Kolkata (Calcutta) attractions using our handy Kolkata (Calcutta) itinerary planner .
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  • It's an amazing place . One can gather a lot of knowledge here . There's no entry fee . It's a place which I am looking forward to bring my kids if I visit with my family in Kolkata .  more »
  • Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM) provides an opportunity for younger minds to experiment and understand the basic concepts of science. The Birla Industrial and Technological Museum boa...  more »
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  • Amazing Science and technology museum. All technological and scientific exhibits are mind blowing. Gaming and 3D experience zone area available for young children to play. Many interesting exhibits to visit. My son visited it first in a school trip and museum hunt competition from Army Public School. Great infrastructure and friendly people. Best place to go in holidays or weekends.Amazing experience.
  • The place is a treat for kids and those interested in science. There are very good models and cutaways of various types. It has a very good play area for small kids, for which there is no separate access charge. A limited amount of parking is available for both cars and two-wheelers at reasonable rates (30 rupees per car irrespective of the duration). One would typically need four to five hours to explore the place well.
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