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Swabhumi

Kolkata

14.2/5(9 Ratings)

Swabhumi Overview

Ranked 88 of 772 sightseeing in Kolkata

Swabhumi is situated on the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass. It is located adjacent to the Subhas Sarovar Lake and opposite to the Salt Lake Stadium. It is considered to be one of the best heritage parks in India’s eastern sub region and a gateway to Indian culture and arts.

The park is situated on a natural hillock and displays a rich collection of ethnic crafts and arts. There are five main sections of the park area, namely, Shilpgram, the traditional crafts village, Santushti, the Food Park, Sambhar, the Urban Zone, Sabhaghar and Meenabazar.

A number of exhibitions also take place at Swabhumi that displays famous paintings like Gond and Madhubani paintings, designer apparels by popular Indian fashion houses and renowned crafts like Dokra. The items that are mainly exhibited are kantha stitch saris, paper products, block printed saris, handlooms, showpieces from Kalimpong, Puruliya and Krishnanagar, wrought iron furniture and many more.

The park also offers various antiques, items for interior decoration, popular Indian food and more. In fact, the Sabhaghar is specially meant for parties, banquets and conferences. Besides all these, a movie theatre is also situated at this place.
 

What travellers are saying about Swabhumi

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Travellers recommend
  • Best Time: During DayBest Time: During Night
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsLength of visit: 2-3hrs
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchaseFood available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilitiesBathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowedCamera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowedWearing of shoes/footwear allowed

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Other Details

Famous for:
Heritage Sites
Entry:
free
Not Allowed:
Pets

Review and Ratings

Gopal Mittal

Gopal Mittal2.9/5

7 reviews

The location is great

it has been nicely made and the location is also great. specially the hilly appearance of this venue is its main usp.I went there to attend a social / private function. the food was also very nice

Danish Nawaz

Danish Nawaz5.0/5

1 review

Swabhumi heritage connected with Swabhumi Inox, Kolkata

hello friends,Today i wish to share my experiance at swabhumi heritage&its connected swabhumi inox! It is situated about 4 km away from sealdah station via begachia road!Very first thing that is mentionworthy here is that this place is cheap and best for all the young people who wish to have some romantic date with their loved ones!I have spent about two dozens of evening here with my lovely would be wife! This beautifull heritage is connected with swabhumi inox and if you go to this heritage museum after watching a movie then they will give you a free entry to this heritage which i always do otherwise you have to pay ticket of Rs.20/ticket.I suggest all young love birds to have a movie experiance here and then visit heritage .some good resturant and gifts shop also are here.A romantic evening is waiting for you here with your loved ones come and have an unforgettable moments here.thanksDanish nawaz

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A S

A S3.2/5

451 reviews

Good hangout place

This is again another heritage park for culture, art, music lovers. I was amazed to see some of the best madhubani paintings over here. It is best for shoppers to buy garments, paintings, antiques and souvenirs. Just be cautious because everything over here is insanely priced. Over all a good hangout place to enjoy cultural programs and food.

Abhijit Gupta

Abhijit Gupta3.6/5

283 reviews

A good place to hangout with friends

Swabhumi located near Salt Lake Stadium is a good place to hang out with friends. It is good place to shop as most of brands are present her with outlets. INOX is there for them who would like to watch a movie. There are many food joints too.

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