Barrackpore Municipality has built up a modern Auditorium in the town at the junction of S.N. Banerjee Road and Ghosh Para Road very near to the Barrackpore Railway Station. The Auditorium and its Hall is centrally air-conditioned and named Sukanta Sadan after the name of renowned Revolutionary Poet Late Sukanta Bhattacharya.
It has a sitting accommodation for 1310 persons. The auditorium is brilliantly decorated and illuminated and is having modern acoustics system. Cultural functions like dance, drama, vocal and instrumental music etc. are organized here by various Clubs / Associations / Organizations of Barrackpore town and adjoining the locality, on payment of reasonable rental charge as fixed by the Board of Councilors. Sukanta Sadan is also used for holding meetings / seminars / workshops / exhibitions etc.