Plan Your Visit

Visit National Bal Bhavan


Working Hours : 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

National Bal Bhavan will remain closed on Sunday Monday and all Gazetted holiday. Some selected activities are offered to children on Sundays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (July to April)

National Bal Bhavan offers school membership to interested schools and institutions at a nominal fee. They can participate in our regular activites and in addition special workshops are also organised for them in National Bal Bhavan.

How to become a member of National Bal Bhavan

Membership is open to children between the age group of 5-16 years.
(Age as on 1st April of the year of admission)

Children should bring two passport size photographs and age proof certificate from school for admission.

Download Admission Form

Children can take up any two activites of their choice. Enviornment, Library, Publication, Aquarium and Animal corner related activity are the third additional activities they can participate in.

Transport Facilities are available during summer session only for girls upto 16 years and boys upto 13 years.

National Bal Bhavan gives special attention to Socially, Emotionally, Physically and Mentally challenged children.

Glimpses of National Bal Bhavan

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Brief About National Bal Bhavan Activites

Science Activities

Physcial and Natural Science (How & Why Club)
Inventors Club
Radio & Electronics Club
Aero Modeling
Aquarium & Animal Corner related activity
Science Park related activities

Creative Arts

Wood Work
Clay Modelling
Book Binding

Museum Techniques

Moulding and Casting
Exhibition Designing
Preservation and Conservation of Museum Objects
Historical and Cultural Interaction
Museum Objects
Historical and Cultural Interaction
Field Work


Black and White Photography
Coloured Photography
Dark Room Training
Enlargement of Photographs and
preparation of slides
Advanced Digital Photography
(Printing, Processing, Scanning)

Performing Arts

Classical Dance
Music (Sitar, Violin, Tabla, Dholak, Dhol, Bongo,
Congo, Harmonium)
Folk Dance

Physical Activities

Indoor and Outdoor Games
(Table Tennis, Badminton, Cricket, Basket Ball)