preview show 2024

the preview show, conceived by massArt, received overwhelming response in its inaugural year in 2022, being hailed at home and abroad as a breakthrough idea by creating a space to accommodate tourists who want to soak in the creative aspect of durga puja without jostling with the crowd.

massArt is back this year of its 3rd initiative with preview show 2024 of durga puja Art. over five days – from 30 september to 4 october – the preview show will showcase a selection of the finest creations – 22 contemporary, 2 traditional and 2 aristocrat household durga pujas – before pre-registered tourists from beyond the borders of the state and the country.

alongside the preview show at the puja sites, an exhibition on ‘making of durga puja Art' will take place during the period at the iconic town hall. the exhibition is a journey through the entire process, from conception to execution, using audio-visual footage and live demonstration. there is also an opportunity to sample the craftsmanship of artistes and collect specimens of their Art before stepping out to enjoy the creations on view at the chosen puja sites.

visiting the preview show of durga puja Art

ticket options will be available soon. more ticket options including student concession are available. please call +91 8420460550

  • reserved guided tour allows visitors to book a private guided tour of the exhibition with a trained Art mediator
  • donor passes are a great way of supporting the psdpa2024. for details please call +91-8420460550

reaching kolkata

by Air

netaji subhas chandra bose international airport, kolkata and its neighbourhood district airport kazi nazrul islam airport, andal, burdwan have airways access to almost all the major cities of india and abroad.

by rail

kolkata is directly connected for railways also in terms of indian major cities. there are two main railway stations for the city -sealdah and howrah.

by road

kolkata is directly connected by national and state highways.

getting around

by group coach

we offer group coaches in which you can travel in comfort from one location to another, in the company of friends and fellow visitors. do let us know in advance should you wish to make reservations

by app cab

those who wish to travel in solitary splendour are welcome to avail our exclusive and dedicated cab services. we assure you of the best vehicles and drivers at all times.

by bus

durga puja Art venues are connected with and on the local transport routes. buses ply daily and frequently on kolkata streets taking passengers to their destinations in and around kolkata and suburbs. willing visitors can avail buses –both government operated and privately run – to reach their puja Art venues, at any point of day time till late night.

by metro

almost all the puja Art venues are accessible through a brief journey by metro railway

reserved car

to get comfort and seclusion at a time, one has the option of travelling by reserved car


package tour

durga puja Art viewers have a unique and lucrative travel option through package tour specially designed by our travel partner for smooth and comfortable viewing of psdpa 2024.

hotels & resorts

kolkata has hotels and resorts of varied range of options among different star and luxury categories.