Free Public Tours

Explore the Museum with the
curatorial team every weekend.

Time: Saturday and Sunday
11:30 am English Tour
12:30 pm Hindi/Marathi Tour
Open to all.
Museum ticket applicable.
Closed on Wednesdays.


JUL 14, 2019        11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Mumbai Local with Junoon

Understanding Hate with Revati Laul

We are delighted to invite Revati Laul – journalist, filmmaker, and compulsive contrarian – to #MumbaiLocal. Revati will speak to us about access and power, the predicament of those who have waded into violence, and our relationship/complicity to the situation. She will lead us through understanding why certain reactions emerge collectively, and what hope for change we can have.


JUL 07, 2019        04:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Live Music

with the Natural Streets for the Performing Arts (NSPA)
Listen to Covers of International Music, Percussion Music, Instrumental Violin and Indie Music at the Museum Plaza!


JUL 11, 2019        6:00 pm - 08:30 pm

Movies at the Museum | 51st Edition

Curated by Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar


Directed by Sergei Eisenstein Sergei Eisenstein's landmark film is a seminal text in the study of cinematography in the broadest sense of the term, encompassing photography, dramaturgy and film editing. Set in June 1905, the film follows the tale of a revolt of sailors protesting the harsh working and living conditions on a battleship of the Imperial Russian Navy's Black Sea Fleet


JUL 13, 2019        5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Screening | Two Films by Otty Widasari

Closing event for the exhibition 'Mindful Circulations'

To conclude the exhibition ‘Mindful Circulations’, two video performances, 'Ones Who Look At The Presence' and 'Jati Goes to Rotterdam', by the Indonesian artist Otty Widasari will be screened at the Museum. The Curator of the exhibition, Kerstin Winking will introduce and discuss the films.


JUL 21, 2019        11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Children’s Film Festival

In collaboration with Canada

The Museum is delighted to present 'Children’s Film Festival' featuring exciting Canadian animated stories about children and their freedom, rights and values. Join us for these fun and educational monthly film screenings!


JUL 25, 2019        06.00 pm - 07.30 pm

Film Screening | From the Palettes collection by Alain Jaubert

In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bombay

Van Gogh - La Chambre à Arles / Bedroom in Arles (1888-1889)

Gauguin Arearea / Same name in English (1892)

Lautrec Décoration pour la baraque de la Goulue / Decoration for La Goulue's house (1895)


JUL 06, 2019       11.00 am - 12.30 pm

Free Workshop | Create Patterns with Wax Resist

Inspired by the ongoing exhibition 'Mindful Circulations'

Inspired by artist Willem de Rooij's works, on view as part of the ongoing exhibition 'Mindful Circulations', the workshop explores the history of Indonesian Batik and how it found its way to the market of West Africa through Dutch trade in the 19th century.

Learn about the importance of this technique as well as the vibrant designs of Indonesian and African textiles. Create your own patterns with wax crayons inspired from this !!