Past

Past Events

07Nov 2019

Today, a day conference on “Traditional Indian Crafts-Storehouse of Scientific Knowledge” was inaugurated by Dr. Saroj Ghose, Former President, ICOM and Former Museum Advisor to the Hon’ble President of India at Science City, Kolkata. The conference was organised as a part of the Traditional Crafts and Artisans Meet & Exposition of India International Science Festival […]

04Nov 2019

A two-month long Exhibition to show India’s prowess in global Mega Science projects Exhibition to bring global Mega Science projects closer to people in Kolkata To host innovative programmes for students and science aspirants Showcasing by CERN, FAIR, INO, ITER, LIGO, MACE, SKA and TMT will be key attractions for science enthusiasts Kolkata, November 04, […]

06Sep 2019

National Council of Science Museums (NCSM),Science Museum Group, London and Wellcome(UK) join hands to create awareness about antibiotic resistance across India ‘Superbugs’ kill up to 7,00,000 people a year, by 2050 that could rise to 10 million. The Exhibition is supported by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and will be on display till November […]

26Jun 2019

Today, Science City, Kolkata organised a Popular Science Lecture on “Recent Applications of Biotechnology and Biomedical Engineering in improving the Air Quality and Medicine”. The lecture was delivered by Dr. Nabarun Ghosh, Professor of Biology and Advisor for Biology Education, Department of Life Earth and Environmental Sciences, West Texas A&M University, Canyon, Texas. While welcoming […]

05May 2019

A Gallery on ‘Digital Adventure was inaugurated by Prof. M. Jagadesh Kumar, Chairman, Governing Body, National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) and VC, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata on May 2, 2019. The gallery was inaugurated as a part of the Diamond Jubilee Celebration of BITM, Kolkata. […]

06Mar 2019

An attempt to explore humanity’s greatest inventions and discoveries in an interactive online exhibition Wednesday, March 6th – National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an organization under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India has collaborated with Google Arts & Culture for Once Upon a Try – the largest online exhibition about inventions and discoveries […]

31Jan 2019

As a part of 150 years of celebrating the Mahatma, a National Level Quiz on “Mahatma Gandhi: Life & Works” was organised by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) at Science City, Kolkata on January 30, 2019. Semi-final round of the quiz was held at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata on January 29, […]

21May 2018

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 […]

18May 2018

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 […]