Past Events

To commemorate International Museum Day Nehru Science Centre, Mumbai organised an exhibition ‘My Own Collection’. The exhibition was inaugurated by Ms. Tasneem Zakaria Mehta, Managing Trusty and Honorary Director, Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum (BDL), Mumbai. In the 3 days exhibition a wide range of collections from the numismatics to paintings to currencies, philately, handmade […]

To commemorate the International Museum Day, an exhibition titled ‘The Objects in the Archive‘ was inaugurated by Dr. Jayanta Sengupta, Secretary and Curator, Victoria Memorial Hall at Central Research and Training Laboratory (CRTL), the research wing of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM).  The exhibition contains various unique scientific artefacts which played a very important role […]

A new facility ‘Dinosaur Park’ was inaugurated by Prof. (Dr.) Dipak Ranjan Mandal, Vice Chancellor, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, Purulia at District Science Centre, Purulia, a unit of National Council of Science Museums under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India. The 6000 Sq. feet Dinosaur Park reveals the unknown world of the dinosaurs by narrating the […]

First ‘Raman Festival of Innovation’ was inaugurated by Dr. Satish R. Wate, Chairman, Scientist Recruitment Board, CSIR at Raman Science Centre and Planetarium, Nagpur on February 15, 2018. 200 innovators from schools and Science & Engineering colleges are participating with their 100 innovative projects in this ‘Innovative Project Competition cum exhibition’. Specially designed Fire Safety […]

Dr. Sharmila Bhattacharya, Senior Scientist and Director of the Bio-model Performance Laboratory at NASA delivered a lecture on ‘Our future journey to deep space’ on February 07, 2018 at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata which is a unit of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM). The programme was jointly organized by the American […]

New Large Format Film ‘AMERICA WILD – National Parks Adventure’, launched today at the Space Theatre of Science City, Kolkata, captures the magnificence of 30 America’s National Parks and the amazing landscapes through unique IMAX cinematography. Shri A.S. Manekar, Director General, NCSM welcomed the guests and said, ‘National Parks are suitable places for biodiversity conservation […]