Colombo National Museum
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Colombo National Museum

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The museum holds many artifacts from different eras of much importance to Sri lanka such as regalia, including the thrown and the crown of the kandyan monarch. Kandyan monarch is one of the highlights in Sri lanka tourism and one of the most appreciated by the tourist travel Sri lanka.
The Museum holds three main sections for Natural science, Cultural and library and natural section consists of four main sub sections as Entomology, Zoology, Botany and Geology.

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Sri Lanka
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
Time people usually spend here:
2 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
6.9107368°N, 79.8609861°E
Distance from Colombo city center to Colombo National Museum
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Read traveller's reviews about Colombo National Museum..

Overall Rating:4.1

  '5' out of 5
"History of Sri Lanka. Some Galeries are refurbished but the others are badly maintained. "
  '5' out of 5
"There are lots of things that reflects ; the culture, sculpture, heritage etc. etc. of Sri Lanka. If things arranged properly and in chronological order, the people who visit here could understand easily. "
  '5' out of 5
"Currently under renovation. Have a great collection of ancient artifacts. Most highlighting is the throne and the crown of last kingdom of kandy. "
  '4' out of 5
"A must visit in Colombo. One of the best options if are on a transit or short stay in Colombo. Situated in the heart of Colombo. Showcases some important collections of Sri Lanka."
  '5' out of 5
"best place sri lanka"

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