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Dutch Period Museum, Colombo

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  • Please help to take care if this wonderful historical place, Embassy of Netherlands should get involved in this. It could very well be another tourist attraction if not at all ran down.  more »
  • Hard to find but obviously an important building with some interesting features and pieces from the 18th century period when Dutch were here - worth a visit  more »
  • 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 »
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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