National Council of Science Museums (NCSM)

Ministry of Culture, Government of India

North Bengal Science Centre

Welcome to North Bengal Science Centre

North Bengal Science Centre, Siliguri is a vibrant science centre under National Council of Science Museums, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India working for dissemination of science to all strata of society so that the benefits of scientific advancements may reach to each and everyone to ensure the development of society in true sense. With its continuous efforts for inclusive science communication, since it inception on 17th August, 1997; it has found deep penetration in the society with more than 2.7 Lac visitors from far reaching area of North Bengal as well as from neighboring states and countries such as Bihar, Bhutan, Nepal etc.

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Upcoming Events & Facilities

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Science and Innovation Festival January 29 to 31, 2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Inauguration of Innovation Hub and New Auditorium 16th February, 2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of National Science Day 28/02/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Annual Science Quiz Final 3rd week of March, 2018 12:00 noon onwards
Teachers’ Training Programme 4th week of March, 2018 -
Celebration of World Water Day 22/03/2018 11:00 onwards
Celebration of Birth Anniversary of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar 14/04/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of World Heritage Day 18/04/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of Earth Day 22/04/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of International Museum Day 18/05/2018 11:30 a.m. onwards
Celebration of International Day for Biological Diversity 22/05/2018 11:30 a.m. onwards
Vacation Hobby Camp 4th Week of May, 2018 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m (each day)
Celebration of World Environment Day 05/06/2018 11:30 a.m. onwards
Celebration of International Yoga Day 21/06/2018 8:30 a.m. onwards
Unit Level Science Drama Competition 1st week of July, 2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Darjeeling District Science Seminar 2nd week of August, 2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of Anniversary Day 17/08/2018 11:30 a.m. onwards
Celebration of Teachers’ Day 05/09/2018 12:00 onwards
Celebration of Hindi Fortnight 01/09/2018 to 14/09/2018 -
Celebration of World Ozone Day 16/09/2018 12:00 noon onwards
Vacation Hobby Camp 2nd- 3rd Week of October, 2018 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m (each day)
Celebration of World Science Day for Peace and Development and International Science Centre & Science Museum Day 10/11/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of Children’s Day 14/11/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
National Astronomy Olympiad Examination 4th Week of November, 2018 -
Observance of Southern Solstice 21/12/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards
Celebration of National Mathematics Day 22/12/2018 11:00 a.m. onwards

Opening Hours

The Centre remains open for visitors from 10-30 a.m. to 7-00 p.m. every day, except on ‘Holi’ and Diwali’.

Ticket counter closes at 6-30 p.m.

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