Explore Science City in Calcutta, West Bengal
The Science city in Calcutta, West Bengal, is the masterpiece work of science. This article describes about this great science center and some of its significant features. It is a perfect destination for young science enthusiasts and adults who have a flair for science.
The recent development in science, and technology has been appreciable and noteworthy. Though most of these developments take place globally, but, India too is not behind as it an important part of this globe. Our state, West Bengal, has a glorious tradition of scientific research and experiments since the pre-independence times. The burning testimony to this are the great scientists like Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy, Satyendranath Bose, Meghnad Saha, etc. These great sons have done excellent research works in their individual fields to broaden the scope of the common people. The Science City in Calcutta, West Bengal, is another great example of this tradition and culture of our country.
The Science City of Calcutta
Science City is one masterpiece work of science that the city of joy is proud of today. It is second only to that of Japan in the Asia and the most important landmark of Calcutta after independence. It was open to the common people of India after July, 1997. The long cherished dream has taken the shape of reality in the Dhapar Math of Calcutta, in the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass. It remains open from 9 am to 9 pm every day except the national holidays.
Inside the Science City
The Science City has the Science center complex and the Convention center complex. The Science center has Space Odyssey, Evolution Theme Park, Dynamotion, Maritime center and a Science Park.
The Convention center has the Grand theater, one Mini auditorium and a Seminar Hall building. Some of the internal features, buildings and facilities of the Science City is as described below: