Nehru Science Centre is the biggest interactive science centre in India. This place is mostly visited place by over 700,000 people every year where they experience and enjoy the basic principles and developments of science and technology. This place is situated on Dr. E. Moses Road, Mumbai, in between Worli Naka and Mahalaxmi Railway Station and is spread over 14 acres of land. This Centre provides a natural environment for students to learn, familiarize and let them spend their holidays or vacation creatively and also provides information for professionals belonging to the field of science and innovations. If you are a science enthusiast and want to spend your weekends or 24-48 hours with knowledge of new inventions as well as history of science and technology then ‘Nehru Science Centre’ is the right place for you. Book bike rentals in Mumbai from Ziphop.in and get a tour fixed to this amazing place.
How to Reach
Nehru Science Centre is situated on Dr. E. Moses Road between Mahalaxmi Railway Station on the South and Worli Naka on the North at a distance of about 1 kilometre from either end. The nearest bus stop for reaching this place is Jijamata Nagar and the nearest railway station is Mahalaxmi Western Railway station and Byculla Central Railway station.
The Centre is open daily for public visit including Sundays and public holidays all throughout the year, 2nd day of Holi and Diwali. Opening hours are between 10.00 hrs to 18.00 hrs and Ticket Counter Timings are between 10.00 hrs to 17.30 hrs.
What to see and do
Nehru Science Centre showcases innovative ways to know about science, to entertain, initiate, excite and bring the developments of science and technology to the doorstep of common people. It is an amazing place to visit with student kids and family. The Nehru Science centre has a culture wing, an art gallery and as a part of its activities, the Centre also organizes regular extensive science education programmes, activities and competitions, various exhibitions as well as wonderful science workshops for the benefit of students and adults. The whole place is a memorial to the Indian leader, Jawaharlal Nehru and can be visited in one day and in the evening you can enjoy roaming around Marine Drive.
You can add up few more nearby places like Mahalaxmi Temple, Girgaon Chowpaty and Chor Bazaar to your list for the next day and have an enjoyable 48 hours tour.
What to eat
There are many good restaurants near Nehru Science Centre but the best options are – Jewel of India, Copper Chimney and The Tasting Room.
Where to stay
You can get many options on budget as well as luxurious hotels nearby Nehru Science Centre. Four Seasons Hotel, Krishna Palace Hotel, Hotel New Deepak, Hotel Crystal and Milan Guest House are few good hotels to have a comfortable stay.