About the walk

A road that became the nerve centre of modern Bengal’s culture and education, College Street and its immediate surroundings have much more to offer than just colleges. With a War Memorial dedicated to the Bengali Regiment, a still functional vintage tea shop that also happens to be the birthplace of a legendary magazine, eateries frequented by freedom fighters and revolutionaries, a lane that is iconic for communal harmony, and much more! Come with us on an exciting and historic walking tour of the old, yet modern, city.

This guided tour is free.

 

Walk Time
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Walk Date
Meeting Time
07:30 am
Kolkata | |

Reliving the Renaissance - A Trail through College Street

Led By

Shaikh Sohail

Meeting Time

07:30 AM

Meeting point

Adi Mohini Mohan Kanjilal Shop, At crossing of M.G. Road and College Street

Nearest Bus/Metro station

Mahatma Gandhi Road

About the walk

A road that became the nerve centre of modern Bengal’s culture and education, College Street and its immediate surroundings have much more to offer than just colleges. With a War Memorial dedicated to the Bengali Regiment, a still functional vintage tea shop that also happens to be the birthplace of a legendary magazine, eateries frequented by freedom fighters and revolutionaries, a lane that is iconic for communal harmony, and much more! Come with us on an exciting and historic walking tour of the old, yet modern, city.

This guided tour is free.

 

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Please Note

  • No parking facilities available near meeting point, we recommend you to take public transport. The Kolkata Metro does not operate early on Sundays.
  • No entry fee.
  • Wear comfortable shoes, carry a small backpack with a water bottle and small towel due to humidity.
  • Photography is allowed in most places.