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.


OCT 8, 2017        05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Mumbai Local with Junoon

The Inside-Outside Paradox with Sudhir Patwardhan

Join us for a journey with Sudhir Patwardhan who re-engages the city of Mumbai through his paintings!


OCT 01 & 15, 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


OCT 13, 2017     06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Movies at the Museum

Curated by Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar

Cairo Station
By Youssef Chahine
Egyptian Arabic with English subtitles, b/W, 95 min, 1958


OCT 26, 2017     06.00 pm - 07.30 pm

Baroque Art

In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bombay

La Tour “The Cheater of the Ace of Diamonds” (1635) (30') Le Lorrain “Seaport at Sunset”(1639) (30') Rubens “The portaits of Hélène Fourment” (around 1636) (30')


OCT 28, 2017     4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Childern's Film Festival

In collaboration with Canada in India

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


OCT 7, 2017    

Ramleela: A Dramatized Performance with Puppets!

Ramleela performance for children and parents, in collaboration with Grooming Babies.The show is hosted by puppeteer and academician Sahba Bhandula along with puppeteer and story-teller Dr. Pooja Jain.

2 performances from 3 pm - 4 pm (already booked) and 4 pm - 5pm are planned respectively.

Age: 3 - 10 / parents
Tickets: Rs. 200 per person


OCT 8, 2017     11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Workshop: Urban Futures - a collage making activity

Inspired by the ongoing exhibition 'Crystal Cities' The workshop will ask participants to engage with the artworks and use found paper and other materials (which we will be provided by the Musuem) to create collages that reflect Mumbai's present, potential futures and particular urban challenges.

Age: 16+
Tickets: Rs. 200 per person


OCT 14, 2017     11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free Family Activity: Make Your Own Diwali Lantern!

This festive season, bring your family to the Museum, get crafty and create your own unique lanterns with recycled and found materials!

The activity is free but Museum entry charges apply.


OCT 9, 2017     10.30 am - 1.30 pm

Interactive session with Jatin Das

CA contemporary artist with a deep interest in traditional art forms, Jatin Das has a collection of over 8000 traditional hand fans or pankha. His collection has been shown in different cultural institutions of the world. Das will highlight parts of this collection talking about traditional crafts and the practice of collecting.