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Ariyapala Mask Museum, Ambalangoda

(3.8/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
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  • Demonstration of carving balsa wood. Painting of masks. Then museum shows a wide range of masks with explanation.  more »
  • I honestly didn't know about the whole culture behind these masks. The I saw in various souvenir shops near the hotel but didn't understand. Doing a lap at this museum very well maintained I was able to know the story behind it. Definitely recommend anyone to see him to learn something about the culture of Sri Lanka
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  • I thought it's a good idea to stop on the way from Hikkaduwa to the airport at this mask museum to understand the story behind the masks, see how are they produced and buy them directly at the factory...  more »
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  • Good museum with nice mask and description. I also could see the person doing the masks. They have a nice shop as well. Good place.
  • A very good collection of traditional masks. Ambalangoda is famous for its traditional masks.
  • Best Mask collection in down south
  • Quite interesting little Museum and unfortunately a shop with masks at "touristy" price. And stage of all the guides.
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  • Mini-museum is not very well maintained, but free. The store is better, and you can buy a relatively good mask. Mini Museum in pepper neglected, but free. The store is already better and you can buy relatively good masks.
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