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It's not a very big place in terms of a museum, but encompasses a lot of the history of the place!! It's kept very clean and is definitely a must-see...wish there was a guide to explain to us about the display items!!
Not bad, but not too much interesting here. A single-floor museum that you have to spiral around behind the Sacred Tooth Temple to get to. Some nice artifacts in places (carved sword-hilts, old maps), a lot of this stuff is better done in Colombo. Saw...More
Located alongside the Temple of the Tooth Complex the museum provides a means of finding out about the history of Kandyan Kings, palace life and culture
Entrance fee for foreigners is 600 LKR
Many exhibits including pottery, metal work, clothing and intricately carved ivory
This small museum is apparently housed where the Kandyan King's harem was kept. There are interesting historical items in this well-maintained museum but they seem to focus more on warfare against the colonial invaders. Kandy was the last bastion in the island against the Portuguese,...More
Though has a good collection, this place is closed on Weekends and Holidays where most locals can afford to travel. Just adjacent to sacred Tooth relic Temple. Exhibits limited mostly to Kandy era and English Occupation period. Manned by lethargic Govt Officials, so expect a...More
Most of the visitors miss this place. This museum is located just behind the Tooth Relic temple and it is worth to spend an hour to know about Kandy period.
It is a lovely place to be, calm and quiet. There are lots of historical...More