Raja Museum, Kandy

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  • August 15, 2017
    Located within the 'Temple of the Tooth', an interesting museum but the signage is in need of a refurb. Of course the taxidermy tuska is the main attraction but it would be nice to have slightly easie...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    It is a museum dedicated to the elephant Raja who brought the relic of Buddha in Esala Perehara for more than 50 years. It is on a building next to the Temple of the tooth (inside the perimeter) and here you can also see Raja embalmed and a whole series of photos that tell his life. Curious to see
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  • August 14, 2017
    I find it slightly odd that the elephant has been preserved, but our driver told us a story about him and that he is considered sacred. There are some quite distressing photos of the elephants death, ...  more »
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  • April 15, 2015
    I can definitely appreciate the cultural significance, and it is a good photo opportunity. Don't get your hopes up though, it is literally a square box that takes 2 min to walk around.
  • October 23, 2014
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