Calendar

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.


Performance

AUG 13, 2017        05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Mumbai Local with Junoon

Precise Mechanics of Cell Division - To divide, or not to divide

Join us for a journey with Mithilesh Mishra who works as a biophysist and professor, and he would take you through the exquisitely beautiful world of cells and the even smaller nano-machines that drive their division!


Performance

AUG 06 & 20, 2017        04:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Live Music

with the Natural Streets for the Performing Arts (NSPA)

Listen to Uttarbhartiya, Uttarakhandi Folk and Indie Pop at the Museum Plaza


Film

AUG 18, 2017     06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Movies at the Museum

Curated by Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar

SOZ - A BALLAD OF MALADIES

Directed by Tushar Madhav and Sarvnik Kaur
85 min, 2017


Film

AUG 31, 2017     06.00 pm - 07.30 pm

Artists from the Renaissance, Part 2

In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bombay

Grünewald - Retable d'Issenheim / Altarpiece of Issenheim (1512-1513) (30')

Raphaël- Portrait de Baldassare Castiglione / Portrait of Baldassare Castiglione (around 1514/1515) (30')

Véronèse - Le repas chez Levi / The meal at Levi's (1573) (30')


Learn

AUG 05, 2017     11:00 am - 2:00 pm

FESTIVE FUN: MAKE YOUR OWN RAKHI

With Raksha Bandhan around the corner what would be a better gift for your brother (or sister!) than a hand-made rakhi?

Explore the colours, patterns and designs in Museum's permanent collection and get inspired to create your own, unique Rakhi!

This activity is free and open for all! Materials will be provided by the Museum. Museum entry charges applicable


Learn

AUG 06, 2017     10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Workshop: Many People, Many Places, One City

This workshop for children aims to explore one’s home as a network of people and places through drawing and collage. Inspired by ongoing exhibition 'Mumbai Return', in collaboration with Urbz. Conducted by Ginella George.


Learn

AUG 06, 2017        10:30 am - 1:30 pm

WORKSHOP: MAPPING CIRCULATORY LIVES

An opportunity to add to the content of the on-going exhibition 'Mumbai Return', in collaboration with Urbz!

Share your own stories, images and narratives in this unique workshop that will involve interactive sessions, the use of computers and mobile phones. The Urbz team will work with participants who bring in material from their own lives - photos of their homes and contexts in Mumbai, where they live, as well as of any other place they also belong to.

Conducted by the Urbz team


Learn

AUG 12, 2017        10:30 am - 01:30 pm

WORKSHOP: BOOK STORIES

How are books made?
Where do stories come from?
What comes first - words or pictures?

Join us for a fun filled interactive session to find out how stories are born and pictures are made!

In collaboration with Tara Books


Learn

AUGUST 20, 2017        10:30 am - 1:30 pm

FESTIVE FUN: MUSEUM GANPATI TRAIL + MAKE YOUR OWN CLAY GANESH

This Ganesh festival, go on a trail to find the elephant-headed God in the Museum's collection and try your hand at sculpting your own clay Ganpati!


Learn

AUGUST 27, 2017        11 am - 2 pm

Workshop: ONCE UPON A STORY!

An interactive story-writing and imagination building workshop with Vinitha Ramchandani

In collaboration with Open Brackets

Age Group: 18+

Charges: Rs.354