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Academy of Fine Arts

2 Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071, India
223 4302
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Full of art and design.

An art gallery that had some really cool paintings. This place also offer course on applied art... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
reubenranjanfern2017
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Noida, India
Place for Cultural gathering

This is a place for cultural gathering. Many exhibitions are done in this galary. It is situated... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2018
sarmisthasinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071, India
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223 4302
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"rabindra sadan"
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"applied art"
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"bengali culture"
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"famous paintings"
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"visit this place"
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"happening place"
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"artists"
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"auditorium"
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"theatre"
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"exhibition"
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"viewers"
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"budding"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An art gallery that had some really cool paintings. This place also offer course on applied art. Very nice place.

Thank reubenranjanfern2017
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

This is a place for cultural gathering. Many exhibitions are done in this galary. It is situated near maidan thana or excide bus stop.

Thank sarmisthasinha
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Academy of fine arts or academy is heart of Kolkata's culture. They mainly provide gallery for exhibition . What I remember they have Central , South , North gallery for Paintings & photo exhibition. Gallery has to be book 1 year in advance even though...More

5  Thank Ghanadip
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

It was simple art gallery that had mesmerizing paintings. Not a fancy decor. Few paintings were very child-like but others were really astonishing. The best painting I liked was "Buddha+Krishna+Mahadev" (pic posted). I wish the description was also written so that its easy to know...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is one of my favorite place. Having a good cultural ambiance. This is a happening place with a feel good factor. People visiting Kolkata should visit this place. Lot of memories + Do not forget to have coffee and potato Roll from the canteen

Thank anks010
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Definitely this is the central place for Bengali drama, specifically for classics or experimental. They have an adjacent art gallery, never miss and spend adequate time. And finally never miss the back side standing tea stall where mouthwatering Bengali finger foods are available. It is...More

Thank Shyam A
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great Place to catch up on the latest theatres...Also hosts other art, paintings and sculpture exhibitions but more famous for performances by bengal's great theatre groups...it is in a very good location with other auditoriums of Nandan, Rabindra Sadan and Sisir Mancha at a stone's...More

Thank HwenTsang
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

After long 30 odd years, i had been to this theatre to watch a bengali drama by Kanchan Mallick and Neel Mukherjee. The ambience was too good. The acoustics was superb, since the actors did not use mikes, but even then we were able to...More

Thank supratikgupta
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

This place is the hub of art and culture in Kolkata - a great place for those who are interested in arts.

1  Thank Suvarghya
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

If you are a art & culture loving person, then your visit to Kolkata will be incomplete till you visit Academy of Fine Arts. There is an auditorium where different theatre group of Kolkata and from outside perform 365 days and also there are number...More

Thank SomnathBhattacharyy
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