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.


JULY 9, 2017        05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Mumbai Local with Junoon

100 years of Classical Manipuri Dance

oin us for a journey with Darshana Jhaveri who has been Manipuri dancer for 50 years and has written extensively about Manipuri dance.


JULY 02 & 16, 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


JULY 14, 2017     06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Movies at the Museum

Curated by Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar

LE JOLI MAI (The Love Month of May)

Directed by Chris Marker and Pierre LHomme
French with English subtitles, B/W, 145 min, 1963


JULY 27, 2017     06.00 pm - 07.30 pm

Artists from the Renaissance, Part 1

In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bombay

La Dame à la Licorne - Tapisseries / Tapestry (end of XVe) (30')

Titien - Le Concert champêtre / The pastoral Concert (around 1509) (30')

Vinci - La Vierge, l'enfant Jéus et Sainte Anne / The Virgin, the child Jesus and Saint Anne (around 1510) (30')

This three documentaries by Alain Jaubert from the Palettes collection will focus on artists from Renaissance period.


JULY 1, 2017    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Free Activity: Scavenger Hunt

Join us for a Scavenger Hunt to explore the history of the Museum and fun stories about the object on display! Can you find all the objects that will help you decode the puzzles & riddles through the hunt?


JULY 13, 2017        06:00 am - 07:30 pm

Special Talk by Aaron Tugendhaft

In collaboration with the University of Chicago Centre, Delhi

The talk will explore how religion, politics and art intersect and raise questions about the politics of culture and images in the age of selfie.


JULY 15, 2017        04:00 am - 06:00 pm

Community Drum Circle Experience

In collaboration with Taal Inc.

An event where members of the public are invited to drum and create music together.


JULY 16, 2017        11:30 am - 01:30 pm

Bring back Glory of Marathi Theatre

With Sunil Barve

Join us for a session with Sunil Barve where he speaks about his project ‘Herbarium’ that aims at reviving popular yesteryear Marathi plays.


JULY 22, 2017        04:00 am - 06:00 pm

From Timber to Timbre

A Sarod masterclass By Suresh Vyas

Introduction to instrument Sarod, demonstration sessions, followed by Q & A round

Charges: Rs. 100 (Inclusive of Museum entry)