About Science City

The science center is an amazing place, particularly for students. There are countless activities that can be performed to have an insightful learning experience. It is a fun place both for parents as well as children. The center is an awesome combination of fun and learning place where one can gain knowledge. It is an excellent place to expand the mind and explore the world of science and its offerings. A must-visit for science lovers.

Must See

  • Visit Dynamotion hall to have a hands-on, interactive experience on science-related topics.
  • Visit Earth Exploration hall, a permanent exhibition of earth.
  • Space center.
  • Maritime center.
  • Science park.
  • Science exploration halls.
  • 3D shows.
  • Ropeway journey of the park.

How to reach

One can travel by local buses and taxis which are easily available from all the major parts of the city.

The local train can be taken from Sealdah station till the Bindhan Nagar station. 

Basic bus fare is Rs. 7 for the first 4 km and Rs. 15 for 9 km and after that the fare increases by Re.1 for every 4 km. The buses are available every 10 minutes.

Basic taxi fare is Rs. 30 up to the first 2 km and after that the fare increases by Rs. 3 for every additional 2 km. Taxis are available at a regular frequency with 0 to 5 minutes wait time. 

Tips

  • The food is overpriced and one can carry their own food.
  • Avoid festive time to be able to enjoy the place entirely.
  • A huge parking area is available on the premises.
  • Cable cars are available for commuting within the center.
  • At times a few instruments are out of service or under repair.

Visit Time

Sunday:  9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Monday:  9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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Waiting Time

None

 

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Entrance Fee

Yes

 

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Time you can spend

5 to 6 hours

 

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Weather

Haze 30.99°C

 

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