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Bengale-Occidental : sites touristiques et attractions

Musées d'histoire

History Museum
“Gorgeous piece of British Architecture, walking distance from our property. They also have a lovely museum inside.”
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History Museum
“ The Victoria Memorial, a huge monument made of white marble located in the heart of the City of Joy, India is one of the most famous monuments in West Bengal that has become a museum and popular tourist spot of the state. ”
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History Museum
“This is a now Meditation Centre and the ansectral home of Swami Vivekananda who is a great spiritual figure of Nineteenth Century India.”
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Vues pittoresques

Scenic Lookout
“Sunrise point with Mountain View, 30 minutes drive from DorjehLing Homestay.”
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Jardin
“The Batasia loop situated almost 5 km away from the town is a large railway loop where the Toy Train makes a 360 Degree turn. It was basically built to make it possible for the Toy Train to cut its deep ascend. Strategically located the Batasia Loop offers a panoramic view of the Kanchanjunga Range.A War Memorial constructed in the memory of the brave hearts of Darjeeling who laid down their lives in the different wars since the independence of the nation adds to its attraction. There is also a well furbished market where visitors can buy locally made purses, bags and other decorative items.”
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Sites historiques

Military Base
“Fort William is a fort built in Kolkata on the eastern banks of the River Hooghly, the major distributary of the River Ganges, during the early years of the Bengal Presidency of British India. It was named after King William III of England and Ireland and II of Scotland.”
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Bibliothèques

Library
“Located in Alipore is India's leading library and a public library. It was inaugurated in 1836 by the Governor General Lord Metcalfe by transferring 4675 books from the College of Fort William. Public donations were the main source of books for the library, and by donations of Rupees 300 from proprietors. Dwarakanath Tagore was the first proprietor of the library. The library was initially only partially public, as poor students could use the library for a limited period of time. The Imperial Library was founded in 1891 by merging several libraries like those of the East India College and East India Board. ”
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Library
“Indian culture & spiritual hotspot for lectures, workshops, presentations and books. ”
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Library