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Lake Town Clock Tower

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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The Big Ben of Kolkata!!

Kazi Nazrul Islam Sarani popularly known as the VIP Road is pretty chaotic and the current... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Padmini S
Mumbai, India
via mobile
Not a place to visit

This is not an attraction to visit since its right in the centre of one of the main roads from... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2019
Calcutta - Kolkata
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Kazi Nazrul Islam Sarani popularly known as the VIP Road is pretty chaotic and the current government is putting in a lot of effort to beautify the city. The Clock Tower of Lake Town is a part of that effort.Just like the Big Ben it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Padmini S
Reviewed 12 January 2019

This is not an attraction to visit since its right in the centre of one of the main roads from airport to the city.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank parthakundu
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The face lifting of the Lake Town area is highly based on the erection of this recent clock tower. It has really added to the glory of the place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RBan26
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This is a replica of Big Ben from London, located in Lake Town main road. Nothing significant or worth a watch.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Suvarghya
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This replica of famous Big Ben of London you can not miss on your way to or from Kolkata Airport. Part of the beautification drive of the city initiated by the new TMC Govt. of West Bengal , this nice replica on the Lake Town...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank prabirg59
Reviewed 21 February 2018

This is a replica of the famous Big Ben of london, created to decorate the road side of VIP road. Its great and really brightens up the Lake Town Crossing.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sudipnandy
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

If you are travelling to the airport from Park Circus you just can't miss this clone of Big Ben. Maybe they will build a little canal running by it and call it the Thames. Seriously not much to see .

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Anshumanafsa
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I wouldn’t recommend going out of your way to see this... yes it’s a replica of Big Ben but that’s about it... probably just driving past it will be enough

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Eryk S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a replica of the Big Ben and part of the local governments effort to beautify kolkata. The structure looks impressive but I am surprised that they picked a monument from the land of those who plundered this land for centuries. Its not a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank SagarVS
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

The clock tower has drawn its inspiration from the world famous Big Ben situated at Westminster, London. Very identical in shape and structure the clock has been part of a major beautification push by the state government. I saw this for the first time on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank stantp1916
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