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South Park Street Cemetery: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic graves and monuments A must for cemetery lovers Small entrance fee. Very quite on non road side Well worth a look

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank samboDublin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good place to walk around and see the different architectures of the tombs. It is a very silent and peaceful place and I liked the overall ambience.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kritee M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cemetery has always been a very spooky thing for me and i never had the courage to visit this place as a kid. Then one fine wintry morning after having chinese breakfast at Tiretti Bazar me and some friends of mine decided to explore the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shalini2306
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely spot, good for 30-60 minutes walking and sitting in the shade, trying to imagine the lives and stories represented by the headstones and monuments.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 13 August 2019

As a Brit this place is sobering and uncomfortable, which makes it important to visit. Our colonial history saw us take so much away from India to build the wealth of our own country and the grandeur of the graves of some of these colonisers...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 6 August 2019

Lush, green, and quiet. A hidden gem tucked in off the craziness of Park Street. Lovely place for a wander or photos.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 15 June 2019

The Park Street cemetery was ceremonially declared open in 1767. It is one of the first non-church cemeteries in the world. It houses the tombs of distinguished expatriates who were once an integral part of Kolkata’s history. It is located at park street near mullick...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sahaavijit1993
Reviewed 17 May 2019

A wonderful peaceful spot among the colour and chaos of central Kolatta. Interesting too if the English Raj era history interests you with many graves of early English arrivals, most sadly young

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jim c
Reviewed 10 May 2019

This is a haven of peace in this crazy, noisy city. There was virtually nobody else there when we visited, so stro;;ing the pathways was easy. Most of the "graves" are in fact huge monuments and mausoleums to British dignitaries in the early 19th century....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cavan R
Reviewed 16 April 2019

Kolkata the city of joy, the city runs around from day to night but if you want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the busy city life. Just stop-by at South Park Street Cemetery. This Place is perfect "if you need...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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PraptiC6
21 June 2019|
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Response from AnanyaMitra | Reviewed this property |
It opens at 9am and closes by 5pm.
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Madhulikadas
1 May 2018|
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Response from Famrave | Reviewed this property |
The cemetery is closed on Sundays and for the rest of the days its open till 5:00 PM but they don't allow anyone to enter post 04:30 PM.
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Terence B
21 August 2016|
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Response from GearLess | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Sunday. I have sent you a personal message which contains an online link for website 'findgrave'. You can search your relative there. Hope this helps.
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