Science City

J.B.S Haldane Avenue, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

  • Venue Type:Convention Centre, Science Centre

Science City located at Kolkata in India has emerged as one of the best Convention Centre and Science Centre for attracting guests as well as visitors from different industries.

One of the largest science centres in the sub continent of India is Science City of Kolkata which is managed under the guidance of NCSM (National Council of Science Museums) of Ministry of Culture by Govt. of India. In fact, it is also considered to be a significant landmark of Kolkata after independence. The credit of its conceptualization in the year 1997 goes to Saroj Ghose who was the first Director General of the NCSM. However, its inauguration took place in two parts. Initially the Convention centre complex was inaugurated by Paul Jozef Crutzen in the year 1996 while the complete centre came into existence in the year 1997 by Inder Kumar Gujral.