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The Royal Palace of Kandy, is situated in the centre of Kandy city and it was the royal residence of Sri lankan monarchy of Kandy Kingdom. It is located to the north of the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy.
In contrast to the temple and museum, the old palace seemed rather mundane. However there is a lot of ancient history here and I recommend reading up on it before you visit. Pity that it is so neglected...
When you are travelling to Kandy city don't forget to visit this place located adjacent to the Temple of Tooth Relic. This is a very historical significance of Sri Lankan last kingdom. You can see very creative wooden crafts in there. Still this place is...More
The Palace buildings apparently now house a Museum & are not accessible at present. The large adjacent wooden structure is the Kings Audience Hall and was initially built without nails - just interlocking joints. An incredible surviving example of old workmanship.