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Clock Tower, Galle

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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When exploring the fort, stop for a moment to admire the incredible architecture of Clock Tower. The people of Galle paid to build the tower in memory of Doctor Peter Daniel Anthonisz, a prominent local surgeon renowned for his humanitarian work. This landmark overlooks the former guard room, known as the "Moon Bastion," and stands out as a prominent feature of the city's historical fort. Hire a guide to gain an insight into some local stories surrounding the landmark. By using our Galle family vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Clock Tower and other attractions in Galle.
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  • worth via the old establishment ramparts of Galle Fort towards the Clock tower built by the English.
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  • According to the Guide, this is the starting point. When we went, the clock was in repair, so it had some scaffolding to your around. Is nice, but nothing from the other world.
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  • Tuesday 6th October we were walking around the Old Fort/Town of Galle. The clock tower is visible from quiet a way, so we decided to walk towards it. It is situated near one of the entrances to the To...  read more »
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