Sigiriya Museum, Sigiriya

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#3 of 16 in Museums in Central Province
Learn about a UNESCO World Heritage site at Sigiriya Museum, an attraction dedicated to three decades of archaeological research on the ancient rock structure. View a detailed diorama of the site and consider the theory that Sigiriya was once a Buddhist monastery, although most believe a palace or fortress stood here. Admire artifact displays of tools, jewels, sculptures, and even a human skeleton, and do not miss the prehistoric section highlighting the area's inhabitants from thousands of years ago. When you've finished, climb the rock fortress for sweeping views of the area. Plan to see Sigiriya Museum and other attractions that appeal to you using our Sigiriya trip maker .
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  • When we bought tickets to Siririya Rock, it automatically got us tickets to this museum too. It was such a great place to see the ancient ruins of technology.  more »
  • Sigiriya is always on the must visit list on any traveler who plans a trip to Sri Lanka. It’s very good informative museum though the basic amenities can be improved to serve foreign travelers who are...  more »
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