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In pix: Inside Victoria Memorial in Kolkata

November 28, 2019 11:41 IST

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Rediff reader Debmalya Mazumder shared these photographs of Kolkata's iconic landmark.

Victoria Memorial

Situated on the banks of Hooghly river, the Victoria Memorial is a beautiful landmark in Kolkata, West Bengal.

Victoria Memorial

The memorial features a lavish garden.

Victoria Memorial

The grand memorial from the outside.

Victoria Memorial

The spiral staircase inside the museum.

Victoria Memorial

The marble structure features 25 galleries, a huge collection of books and works of art.

Victoria Memorial

A statue of Queen Victoria is placed inside the memorial.

Victoria Memorial

The museum is an architectural marvel.

Victoria Memorial

Built in marble, the building features dome shaped designs, tall pillars and corner towers.

Victoria Memorial

The museum is open for visitors between 10 am and 6 pm on all days, except Mondays and national holidays.

Victoria Memorial

The memorial looks breathtaking even in the night.


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