Mannar Fort, Mannar

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  • May 17, 2017
    Other fortresses in sri lanka are nicely not abandoned and nicely maintained. but this is abandoned and even looks like haunted its good for photographers by the way  more »
  • May 15, 2017
    Ruins of a large fort by the sea, with beautifully carved tombstones,still intact, in the Church. Needs to be conserved for future generations.  more »
  • May 3, 2017
    Another Dutch fort that has been neglected. However the internal structures are still intact minus the roofs. Gives you a good idea as to how the forts internal structure and set up was. There are few...  more »
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  • June 9, 2017
    Old castle built by Dutch people in early 1590 or recent era. When i visit there, no action has been taken to protect the place. Archaeological Department of Sri Lanka should consider those places
  • May 24, 2017
    A small fort which once guarded the entry to Mannar Island. Nothing spectacular about the fort but affords spectacular views of the Mannar Lagoon
  • April 19, 2017
    It's an amazing place. Sadly nothing much is being done to preserve the old buildings which are the best when compared to matara, jaffna, batticalo forts.
  • April 14, 2017
    An archeological place with a historical value. Consider as hidden ruin of Sri Lanka. Major attraction in Mannar. Need touch of reconstruction before it get lost forever.
  • February 4, 2017
    This is an ancient ruin. Dutch fort in mannar. One of the hidden historical monuments in Sri Lanka.

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