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Jorasanko Thakur Bari

6/4 Dwarakanath Tagore Lane | Rabindra Bharati University Campus, Jorasanko, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Supernova of British India history

Jorasanko Thakur Bari a.k.a. Rabondra Bharati Museum is next to the marble palace. Don't tell the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
BlackMambaNumberFive
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Seattle, Washington
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Entire life of shri rabindranath tagore is here. from his birth to his last breath. was amazing to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rockyold
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Navi Mumbai, India
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“nobel laureate” (26 reviews)
“ancestral home” (19 reviews)
“tagore family” (17 reviews)
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6/4 Dwarakanath Tagore Lane | Rabindra Bharati University Campus, Jorasanko, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Jorasanko Thakur Bari a.k.a. Rabondra Bharati Museum is next to the marble palace. Don't tell the cab driver 'Tagore house. You might end up in Rabindra sadan. We spent at least 2 hours here and skipped the Alipore zoo. We browsed through various anecdotes and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Entire life of shri rabindranath tagore is here. from his birth to his last breath. was amazing to go thru his lifehistory. its a massive mansion amd would take atleast 3 hrs to see it.

Thank rockyold
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ancestral house Devendra Tagore and his famous sons like Avanindranath and Ravindranath Tagore. Mementos and memories of yore still preserved very well. Ravindra Bharti is just behind.

Thank swamiji_drupad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to this place recently.. Structurally it looks good from outside but as most of the part of the building is under renovation so we hardly could see anything. Also the collection of Rabindranath Tagore is very little compared to his extensive work.

Thank anasuabarbhuiya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jorasanko Thakur Bari is now mainly famous for Biswakobi Rabindranath Thakur. But this house has contributed so much to build the culture, custom, values, cinema, dress code, conscience of the Bengali people all over the Indian Sub-continent that is unparalleled to many histories. Now it...More

Thank ShashankaSaadi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's nice to be at the house where Tagore, one of India most perspective, poet and writer lived, but the staff was so rude, I bought a 50 rs photography permit, and when I tried to take a small 360 view video the women came...More

Thank Camper019
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with my wife who has very little knowledge of Ravindra Nath Tagore. Well preserved and restored. Ancestral history and Rabindra nath's travel log and life story well documented. Should have audio description multi language head phones.

Thank sandip R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my second visit to this place after almost 8/9 years. Good to see property is well maintained and with quiet significant value addition of Japan, china and Europe gallery. However, while redesigning they have eliminated or shrinked elements related his personal gerosthali life...More

Thank doorbin
Reviewed 18 December 2017

The house of Rabindranath Tagore and his ancestors is a must-visit for people who want to know about the renaissance of Bengal. an illustrious family with stalwarts like Aban Thakur, Rabi Thakur, and many others. the museum is beautifully maintained, a lot of artwork to...More

Thank mkoyel
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

A must see in kolkata visit. Third time for me. Still amazing. Part of bengali history. Its a charm to visit jorasanko thakur bari because of 1st asian nobel lauriate. Hats off from bangladesh. I would rate 4 not 5 due to out side road.

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Anindita H
28 December 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
23 December 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
30 July 2017|
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Response from sen1947 | Reviewed this property |
10:30 am to 4:30 pm
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