Places  /  Published 22.02.23

Kolkata Port Trust Maritime Archive and Heritage Centre: A treasure trove of heritage

The museum has a copy of the deposit receipt of Mahanayak Uttam Kumar, who once worked at the Port Commissioner’s office...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 17.02.23

Kolkata boy Abhishek Poddar is ready to unveil his dream museum in Bengaluru

Museum of Art and Photography – with 60,000 pieces and counting – is devoted to Indian art of every kind, writes a British art historian...
By Louise Nicholson

Places  /  Published 30.01.23

Classical to modern — theatre takes centre stage at this Salt Lake museum

Kolkata’s Natya Shodh Sansthan Theatre Museum is worth a visit for its rare collection of books, letters, posters and more...
By Rangan Datta

News  /  Published 28.12.22

Alipore Independence Museum launches an exclusive navigation app for visitors

The app will narrate the history behind each spot in the museum in Bengali and Hindi...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

Places  /  Published 28.12.22

RK Laxman Museum in Pune — a legacy for the next generation

The museum celebrates the life of this famous cartoonist, illustrator and the legend, who gave us ‘The Common Man’...
By Rangan Datta


World  /  Published 24.12.22

Brussels offers a new way to beat depression

Museums and doctors in the Belgian capital are teaming up on an initiative that uses cultural outings as an antidote to depression...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 26.11.22

Berlin opens first-ever Cold War museum

Spies, rockets and nuclear brinkmanship: A high-tech exhibit aims to bring Cold War history to life...
By Deutsche Welle

Events  /  Published 18.11.22

DAG Museums picks Kolkata as its muse for its upcoming 'The City As A Museum' festival

This World Heritage Week, the arts and heritage festival will engage viewers with lesser-known stories of Bengal at events across the city...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 11.11.22

Ahead of Children’s Day, Kolkata parents suffer parting pangs

The Telegraph writes of parents who are in the grip of separation anxiety as kids get back to school...
By Showli Chakraborty

World  /  Published 05.11.22

Climate activists revolt

Attacks on priceless artworks and tragic cycling accident has public debating whether and how more extreme weather protests should be punished...
By Christine Lehnen


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