Tsunami Photo Museum, Telwatta

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  • September 3, 2017
    Displays an image in photographs and map material about the tsunami in 2004 that has claimed many victims and caused damage. Detailed explanation in the English language by management. Some pictures are not suitable for children. Not quite clear where the donations are going.
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  • August 28, 2017
    You just have to go & see this. It may not be what you expect as it is two small separate areas under a roof. One being the original home of the lady who looks after it, that was swept away in the Tsu...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    The 'tour' starts with the explanation about the Tsunami. The photo's are very impressive. The guides actually experienced the Tsunami, that makes it even more unrealistic what has happened..  more »
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  • December 17, 2016
    It gives you a very sad feeling but also a good reminder of how nature can become devastating. There was plenty of information and lots of pics about the fatal 2004 Tsunami.
  • May 11, 2016
    This is a an excellent little stop. Take half an hour between towns and see amazing collection of photos, some of them very graphic and upsetting, and get better understanding of the tsunami. Simple donation only and the curator gave excellent tour and explanations of photos.
  • January 11, 2017
    Can't take photos inside but a nice low budget museum. They'll ask you for tips when you leave though.
  • April 12, 2017
    wow. it is dangeres place bro
  • May 14, 2017
    Must visit place in hikkaduwa

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