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6/4 Dwarakanath Tagore Lane | Rabindra Bharati University Campus, Jorasanko, Kolkata, India
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All reviews nobel laureate tagore family ancestral home his life rabindra bharati university fascinating museum great man visit this place heritage site on display historic place take pictures must visit if you are metro station marble palace nice place tanjore
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the ancestral house of the Nobel Laureate, the place where he was born and where he breathed his last.Located in the North Kolkata, the property is well maintained and is a part of the Rabindra Bharati University Complex.The place draws a huge crowd...More

Thank Padmini15
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Being a literature student, I did not want to miss out Jorasanko Thakur Bari -- the home of Rabindranath Tagore and his illustrious family, most of whom were into some kind of creative/artistic discipline. The place felt like a cross between a museum and an...More

2  Thank chintan girish m
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Tagore’s birthplace is Kolkata and not Shantiniketan! Located in Jorasanko, North Kolkata, his ancestral home is better known as ‘Jorasanko Thakurbari’ (scripted on the entry gate as well). Built by the poet’s grandfather, Prince Dwarikanath Tagore in the 18th century, the entrance plaque reads ‘Rabindranath...More

1  Thank FootstepsofMaitri
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Good place to visit.It is the birth place of Rabindranath Tagore. There atmosphere is also very good.

Thank sucharitadaslbc1
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The place of birth of Nobel winner Rabindranath Tagore. The place is well maintained and is a must - visit for all those visiting Kolkata. Needs a short walk (about 10 min) from the main road.

Thank ShirsenduM2
Reviewed 19 July 2018

It's nice to visit Jorasanko Thakur Bari in Kolkata. This place was one of my dreams and my dream comes true. I would love to visit again.

Thank Golam S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is not a regular tourist spot. For those who are acquainted with the Rabindrik Culture ,would like to come back to this Shrine again and again. for others its like a one time place. Basically a museum.

Thank Belasheshe
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The major point to mention here that It is the house in which the poet and Nobel laureate, Rabindranath Tagore was born. It is my feeling that Kolkata tour could not be completed, if someone does not visit Jorasanko Thakur bari.

1  Thank asis2015
Reviewed 20 June 2018

A truly great place to be, be in resonance with one of the greatest Minds of the World. You can't believe the treasure hidden in this house. Art Architecture Music, Paintings, Photographs and great deal of Spiritualism too. The only set back is the sheer...More

Thank SubhankarS21
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Went there when my friend. Right after the entry you have to buy coupons if you want to use camera. Though that can only be used in the grounds area. So first we went for upstairs. The woman in charge of the top most floor...More

1  Thank Rezwanur R
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JOYDEBJ
10 June 2018|
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Jorasanko Thakurbari Kolkata Phone 033 2269 5242 033 2269 6610 Time Required: 2-3 hrs Cost: Indians: Adults: INR 10, Students: INR 5, Foreigners: INR 50, Light and sound show: INR 10, Photography: INR 50 Open Time... More
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Don't really know but better to ring them. Most Durga puja closer are on last two days of Durga puja.
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