Srikrishna Science Centre, Patna

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Srlikrishna Science Centre is a science museum in Patna, Bihar, India which was named after the first Chief Minister of Bihar, Sri Krishna Singh. It was inaugurated on 14 April 1978, by the Minister of Education, Shri Thakur Prasad Singh. Srikrishna Science Centre forms a unit of the National Council of Science Museums, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. It is located in the southwestern corner of the Gandhi Maidan. The science centre has been set up for the benefit of the public, especially students. A new innovation hub also been set up to promote critical thinking through activities in science. Various facilities like 3D printing, broadband internet facilities as well as advanced labs are available.
The centre is made up of galleries that teach different science topics: the Fun Science Gallery covers physics and maths with 50 hands-on exhibits; the Mirrors and Images Gallery; the 3D show; the Evolution Gallery with 60 interactive exhibits that explain the origin of the universe and its life-forms, including man; Science Park with 40 exhibits where children can play; Jurassic Park with moving dinosaurs; and exhibits on oceans and Indian scientists.
A new gallery on images and mirrors will have around 60 exhibits. The gallery will showcase the concept of reflection, illusive images, 3D images, medical imaging, concept of colours, and digital and virtual imaging. Several immersion virtual exhibits will be part of this gallery.
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  • Srikrishna Science Centre is a place of sheer pleasure for science lovers.It displays various principles of science in a practical manner. The edifice of the Centre has three floors displaying differe...  more »
  • I have visited this place twice, and the one thing I'd like to say is- I was amazed both the times. They also keep upgrading. There used to be a ball, perfectly balanced in the air, over a stand. I lo...  more »
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  • I have spent a great time here. But I do not think it's good enough. It is not as popular and attractive as it is to other cities. I have just been here once. And I would have saved myself from going here.Here is a lot of fees. More money than sugiddha. You should also avoid going here. By the way, blessed Bihar government took the initiative in this regard.
  • Founded in the year 1978, Sri Krishna Science Centre uses practical approach to give an interesting insight into the principles of science. You will be thrilled the moment you enter, as you will hear the echoes of the sounds of dinosaurs. A sundial is located at the entrance of the 2 floored building. Each floor is dedicated to a theme associated with science. Named ‘Fun Science Gallery’, the first floor has on display equipments that demonstrate scientific principles.
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