Thakurbari is the house of the Tagores, located at Jorasanko in north Kolkata
. It is an 18th century complex built by Prince Dwarkanath Tagore, the grandfather of
. There are several buildings in the complex. Rabindranath Tagore, the famous scholar and poet, was born here. Today it houses a museum and a university called
Rabindra Bharati University
, which specializes in fine arts. The Bengali light-and-sound show is arranged here on a regular basis.