Voices of Courage and Sorrow, women in the dark Speak Out

Start Date : 24 November, 2017

VICTORIA MEMORIAL HALL and SWAYAM   cordially invite you to the opening of Voices of Courage and Sorrow, women in the dark Speak Out.

Three art installations by Franziska Greber, a Swiss artist, created with and inspired by 216 dupattas reflecting voices of survivors of violence.

Nabaneeta Dev Sen, eminent author and scholar has kindly consented to inaugurate the exhibition.

Opening on Friday 24 November 2017, at 5.00 pm at the Victoria memorial hall, 1 Queen’s way, kolkata 700071 


Calcutta Ephemera

Start Date : 25th September 2017
End Date : 19th November 2017

Victoria Memorial Hall in association with Parul Prakashani cordially invites you to Calcutta Ephemera.  A selection of 40 digital prints of memorabilia of Old Calcutta based on the book of the same title by Amit Roy.

Opening on 25 September 2017, 5.30 pm in presence of Justice (Retired) Chittatosh Mookerjee, Professor Tapati Guha Thakurta, eminent historian will speak on the occasion.

Satyajit Ray The Many Moods of a Maestro

Start Date : 30th May 2017
End Date : 25th June 2017. Now extended till Sunday, 16 July 2017.

Victoria Memorial Hall and School of Cultural Texts & Records, Jadavpur University cordially invite you to the inauguration of the exhibition Satyajit Ray The Many Moods of a Maestro featuring a selection of 50 rare black & white photographs by the veteran photographer Nemai Ghosh.

Stage and screen thespian Soumitra Chatterjee featured in most of Satyajit Ray's films has kindly agreed to inaugurate the exhibition.

If you have not been able to visit the exhibition so far, this would be a opportunity to catch up. You may also like to spread the word around among other interested persons.

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Victoria Memorial Hall,Kolkata offers visitors free guided tours (35 - 40 Minutes) through the museum galleries [ Timings 11:00AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:00PM, 4:00PM ]