Tuesday, February 15, 2005

Birla Science Centre

On the same hillock is another Birla gift to the nation, the Birla Science Centre which inculdes the more well known Planetarium. The Science Centre is another beautiful structure, reflecting the advances made in science and technology. It is a great draw with students aspiring to become C.V. Ramans and Shantiswaroop Bhatnagars. The interior d├ęcor matches the architectural exterior of the Centre built over 10,000 Sq. Ft. and designed by architects from Calcutta and Bombay who drew upon concepts and ideas from Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore. The Centre is host to a number of divisions such as the Planetarium, the Science Museum, and the Centre for Applied Mathematics and Computer Sciences.

How to Reach :
7, 8, 9, 20, 113, 158, 225

Timings :
6:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tickets :
No ticket is necessary.

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