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Jorasanko Thakur Bari

6/4 Dwarakanath Tagore Lane | Rabindra Bharati University Campus, Jorasanko, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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History Lover's delight

- If one not visited this place then it is a worthless visit to this city. Because Kolkata is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TuhinaPanja
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Bengaluru, India
Historic

This is a place with historic significance. Still it has been well maintained. You can find lot of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sumitkumar_13
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Mumbai
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“nobel laureate” (29 reviews)
“tagore family” (21 reviews)
“ancestral home” (21 reviews)
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6/4 Dwarakanath Tagore Lane | Rabindra Bharati University Campus, Jorasanko, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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"rabindra bharati university"
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"free guide"
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"visit this place"
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"heritage site"
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"on display"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

- If one not visited this place then it is a worthless visit to this city. Because Kolkata is famous for its culture, And when one talked about culture then one worldwide famous name has to come and that is Rabindra Nath Thakur. His songs,...More

1  Thank TuhinaPanja
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a place with historic significance. Still it has been well maintained. You can find lot of historic and old items here

Thank Sumitkumar_13
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jorasanko Thakur Bari is the ancestral home of the Tagore family. It is currently located on the Rabindra Bharati University campus

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the home where Rabindranath Tagore was born and breathed his last.The museum gives us a good insight into the life of the great man.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My trip to Nobel Laureate, Rabindranath Tagore’s residence in Kolkata was enhanced by the light & sound experience. Now it’s conducted only in Bengali. English is being introduced in the near future, we were told. Its a must visit destination for tourists.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The son et lumiere at Jorasanko, Tagore's ancestral home, is an awesome, illuminating and fascinating spectacle covering the life and times of Tagore, the first Asian Nobel laureate. The half hour show in Bengali is scintillating, covering the best part of the Bengal's famed culture...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was taken to this museum by a colleague and knew very little about the Tagore family. The house is beautiful and the museum extremely well laid out. Very informative and recommended.

Thank Hilary F
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

The property is well maintained, with nominal entry fee. The museum is very informative and you will find free guides who can give detailed explaination

Thank sonam b
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This was a great visit. The entry fee was very reasonable at rupees 20. There were free guides available on request. The lady who gave us the tour was incredible. She took us through all the wings of the house with detailed explanations. The women's...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Tagore's house. Its very nice and calm place. Entry fee is Rs 40/- .For photography u need to buy another ticket of Rs 50/-. Its basically a well maintain museum. Memories of Ravindranath and his family members. You must visit if you are in Kolkata.

1  Thank Smritijit
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Anindita H
December 28, 2017|
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Response from SaddviAndalwala | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it remains open on all days except listed holidays of India, that implies the museum may remain closed on 1st January and Christmas Day
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Anindita H
December 23, 2017|
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Response from mkoyel | Reviewed this property |
the museum is closed on mondays and other public holidays. You can expect it to remain open on days other than 25th dec and 1st jan.
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Pratik S
July 30, 2017|
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10:30 am to 4:30 pm
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