The Victoria Memorial(India)

Victoria Memorial (India)

The Victoria Memorial, officially the Victoria Memorial Hall, is a memorial building dedicated to Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom and Empress of India, which is located in Kolkata, India – the capital of West Bengal and a former capital of British India. It currently serves as a museum and a tourist attraction. It is an autonomous organization within the Government of India's Ministry of Culture.

Established 1921
Location Queen's Way, Kolkata, India
Type Museum
Collection size Nearly 30,000 (as on March 31, 2009)
Curator Prof.Swapan Chakraborty

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