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Dutch Period Museum, Colombo

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  • While we were looking for something else found this unexpected museum. A very small dutch museum which is not well maintained. It was only 10 LKR and just had a quick visit like 30 minutes. Good for p...  more »
  • It is an important and old building. It does have quite a few original pieces. It was not crowded when we visited. However, there is nothing dazzling or must-see. The labels and posted explanations ar...  more »
  • This is a very intact 18th Century Dutch house and the best example in Colombo. It has many original features and houses a collection of furniture and artifacts. It also has a nice garden and out buil...  more »
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  • A Old Building if a Historical value. Underwent a refurbishment a few years ago and now a Major and Popular Hangout for Colombo's go getters. The Famous Ministry Of Crab situated inside this building.
  • What a spectacular place , full of calmness and quiet even in the middle of a busy day at pettah , every local should at least see this place , its not the exterior that matters , the beauty inside ! (For foreigners may b it's expensive compared to the experience ! )
  • Being Dutch, we had to go to this museum. It's an interesting 400 year old building, but does not warrant the 500 rs entrancefee.
  • Centuries of history is preserved here. Had a good time showing my kids around.
  • Literally known as an urban house built by a dutch governer in the 17th century. Then during british period it has been an armstore