Mothers wax museum, Kolkata is located just opposite to gate no 2 of the eco-park. The MWM(mothers Wax Museum, Kolkata) is a spectacular place where you will definitely find one of your favourite actors or actress or any kind of inspiration. This is a place where you can click a selfie with your favourite stars. As the name suggests everything here is made of wax and you will feel everything is very realistic.
Timings and entry fees:-
Opening hours:- 12:00pm to 7:30pm
Days:- Tuesday to Sunday (*Monday closed)
ENTRY FEE:- 250/- (Below 3 years entry free)
Upon entering through the gate TINTIN and SNOWY are always there to welcome you. The 1st and 2nd floor is the wax museum and the ground floor is an office and you will have to keep your baggage here. Upon purchasing the ticket and entering the museum ‘Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi will welcome you with open hands after that moving forward you will get to see Maa Sarada, Agni Nivedita, and Mother Teresa. On the opposite lane, you will get to see Ramakrishna, Rishi Aurobindo & Swami Vivekananda.
Upon moving to the next gallery you will see some more miraculous works made of wax like Kabiguru Rabindranath Tagore. Opposite to Rabindranath Tagore, you will find Kazi Nazrul Islam, besides them, you will Sheikh Mujibur Rahman after that you will find famous personalities like Pranab Mukherjee, Ambedkar and after that everyone’s favourite Apj Abdul kalam, opposite Nehru, you will find Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
On moving straight beside Netaji you will enter another gallery this is the SCIENCE GALLERY where you can find several renowned people like Albert Einstein, Satyendra Nath Bose, and Jagadish Chandra Bose. We bet you will definitely take a selfie with Einstein seeing him so close.
After moving through the science gallery you will enter the SPORTS ARENA, and first of all you will get to see some great cricket personalities like Kapil Dev, Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, and Virat Kohli. After cricket comes football, in football you will see Messi and Maradona running with the football &probably this is the first place where you can see two legends playing together.
After the sports gallery, it’s time for some culture so you will see the MUSIC GALLERY here you will get to see some artists who sang some evergreen songs like Manna Dey, Hemanta Mukherjee, Lata Mangeshkar, and Kishore Kumar.
When you are almost mesmerized by the music gallery another gallery is there to fascinate you more the CINEMA GALLERY here you will see the famous disco dancer Mithun Chakraborty, the king of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan & many others like Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan.
After the Bollywood gallery, you will get to see the SATYAJIT RAY GALLERY where you will see Satyajit Ray with a cigar in his elegant style.
Then from the sixth floor when you will move down to the fifth floor you will first encounter HOLLYWOOD GALLERY. First, you will see the world-famous pop star Michael Jackson, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, Bruise Wills, Julia Fiona Roberts, Audrey Hepburn, Bruce Lee, Jhonny Tim, and Daniel Craig.
After that, you will see the OSCAR GALLERY where you will see Nicole Kidman.
After that, you will get to see the HAUNTED GALLERY, where you will get to see some creatures with some creepy music behind them.
After the haunted gallery comes the BENGAL HALL OF FAME where you will meet Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, Pandit Ravi Shankar, and Raja Rammohan Ray.
Then you will get to see the ANIMATION WORLD where you can meet your favourite animated characters like Avatar, Jadoo, Motu Patlu, Chota Bheem, Mr Been, Batul The Great, Doraemon, Spider-Man, Iron Man, and Harry Potter.
At last, you will enter the TATTOO ART GALLERY where you can make your own video and now it’s completely free.
Probably after moving through the whole museum you will be tired but we think you will be really happy meeting the stars.