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

Upcoming Event / Programme  

  Details   Date   Time 

World Environment Day

Sapling Plantation,

Sit & Draw Competition,

Quiz,Film Show on Environment

05.06.2019

&

06.06.2019

10:30 a.m. onwards

 
International Day of Yoga

Lecture & Demonstration on Yoga,

Film Show on Yoga

21.06.2019 9:00 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.

 NOTICE!!  
IN VIEW OF THE EVOLVING SITUATION ON THE SPREAD OF NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), WHICH HAS BEEN DECLARED A PANDEMIC BY WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION AND FOLLOWING THE GOVERNMENT ADVISORIES FROM TIME TO TIME, NORTH BENGAL SCIENCE CENTRE, SILIGURI WILL REMAIN CLOSED FOR THE VISITORS WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT UPTO MARCH 31, 2020 OR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, IN PUBLIC INTEREST. 

 “In view of rapid outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID 19) and to take preventive measures for achieving ‘social distancing’ to contain the spread of COVID 19, the Aptitude test which was scheduled to be held on 26.03.2020 (Thursday) at Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, 19A Gurusaday Road, Kolkata- 700019 in connection with recruitment of Technician ‘A’ (Electronics) at NBSC, Siliguri has been postponed. The date of Aptitude test to be rescheduled will be intimated by written communication in due course.”