Galle Face Green

Local nameGalle Face Green
LocationKolonnawa, Sri Lanka

Galle Face is a 5 ha ocean-side urban park, which stretches for 500 m along the coast, in the heart of Colombo, the financial and business capital of Sri Lanka. The promenade was initially laid out in 1859 by Governor Sir Henry George Ward, although the original Galle Face Green extended over a much larger area than is seen today. The Galle Face Green was initially used for horse racing and as a golf course, but was also used for cricket, polo, football, tennis and rugby.

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Colombo City Day Tour from 35 USD

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galle_Face_Green

Address Galle Face Centre Rd, Colombo 00300, Sri Lanka

Coordinates 6°55'26.916" N 79°50'40.988" E

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Colombo City Day Tour

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