Independence Memorial Hall#Monument
Independence Memorial Hall is a national monument in Sri Lanka built for commemoration of the independence of Sri Lanka from the British rule on February 4, 1948.
The structure is made of concrete, and bear columns similar to what is found in ancient Sri Lankan architecture and it was designed to resemble a Kandyan audience hall. The rows of stone lions that guard this great monument are a unique feature of this Hall.
This remarkable site in Colombo has become a major tourist attraction due to its historical significance and extraordinary work of architecture.It is one of the significant heritage sites of the city that you must visit.