National Museum of Colombo

Local nameNational Museum of Colombo
LocationColombo, Sri Lanka

National Museum of Colombo, also known as the Sri Lanka National Museum is one of two museums in Colombo. It is the largest museum in Sri Lanka. It is maintained by the Department of National Museum of the central government. The museum holds contains a collections of much importance to Sri Lanka such as the regalia of the country, including the throne and crown of the Kandyan monarchs as well as many other exhibits telling the story of ancient Sri Lanka.

Tags Museum
Download Download See more
Private Custom Colombo City Tour from 28 USD

Opening hours

Daily: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (last admission at 5 p.m.)


Adult: LKR 600
Child: LKR 300

More information and contact


Official website


Phone +94 112 694366

Address 61 Nelum Pokuna Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Coordinates 6°54'37.609" N 79°51'39.535" E

Tours and activities: National Museum of Colombo

Private Custom Colombo City Tour

from 28 USD

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now