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.

Film Programmes

The Museum has an active film programme which includes regular public screenings of art videos, documentaries, art house movies and much more. Films are screened at the state-of-the-art Education Centre.

What’s On


Movies at the Museum

Curated by Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar

JUN 13, 2019    6:00 pm - 08:30 pm

‘The World’

A film by Jia Zhangke

Chinese with English Subtitles, Colour, 135 min, 2004

'The World' was filmed on and around a theme park in Beijing which recreates world landmarks at reduced scales for tourists. The film is a meditation on the effects of global capital and its tendency to erase local histories.

About Movies at the Museum

Launched on April 3rd 2015, 'Movies at the Museum' is a monthly screening programme, curated by filmmaker and cinematographer, Avijit Mukul Kishore, and architect and urban designer, Rohan Shivkumar. The programme includes films and videos made in different genres – documentary, fiction, animation and visual art. Film, art and academic practitioners are invited from time to time to engage in discussion on their work. The screenings are free and open to public.


From the Palettes collection by Alain Jaubert

In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bombay

JUN 27, 2019    06.00 pm - 07.30 pm

Vuillard - The Public Gardens (1874) (30")
Seurat: A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte (1884-86) (30")
Cézanne: Mont Sainte-Victoire (1887) (30")

About Palettes Series by Alain Jaubert:
The Palettes series of documentaries explores great paintings throughout the history of art. From the canvas to the type of brush used by the artist, from the historical or individual context of the painting to the characters displayed in its features, each episode uses the finest technology to uncover the endless secrets a work can hide.


Children’s Film Festival

Presented in collaboration with the Canada in India (High Commission of Canada)

JUN 23, 2019    04.00 pm - 05.00 pm

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!

Recommended age group: 5 years & above
Museum Entry fee applicable. Limited seating on first come, first serve basis.