Park Street, was named after the famous Park Hotel which opened its doors in the year 1967 with 150 rooms in Kolkata .Several important roads originate form Park Street.
Park Street was popular in the 1960s and 1970s for its well known nightclubs .It was the entertainment zone in Kolkata. Blue Fox, Moulin Rouge and Trincas were popular night spots where many noted musicians played and stirred the soul of Kolkata.
Park Street still retains its original charm despite a number of new shopping malls and new 5 Star hotel springing up in the city.
The famous St.Xaviers College is in Park Street
It is also known as food street due the number of restaurants in this street . Shopping and eating are the main attractions in this street.