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Sigiriya Thalkotta | Sigiriya Thalkotta, Sigiriya, Central Province, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the attractions within the sigiriya world Heritage site. Ticket price for the entire site which includes - museum, mirror wall and the entire premise is $30 per person ($15 for Indians). Very informative museum where you will get the see the ancient technologies...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Well worth going to the museum before climbing the rock. Although not large the information given gave an insight into the building of the palace on top of the rock.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Keith C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must to visit, within the Sigiriya World Heritage Site. Amazing ancient Sri Lankan skillful technologies are very well explained by the experts at the museum. It was a great experience in deed !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ArunieW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a limited museum with some interesting exhibits. Definitely worth the time it takes to walk through.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brian W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before starting your climb of Lion Rock, the museum gives you background on the history of this site. There's are historical photos, artifacts, and site plans. Worth the brief time.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tomdibling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here on Jan 20th,2019. This museum basically displays the artifacts found near the Sigiriya area by the archaeological excavation such as the Sigiriya frescoes, paintings & weapons used by those people.It also has scale models of the rock fortress and maps/books/post cards that you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shruti-Pramod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is somehow interested and few details are worth to see and understand. The history of the archaeological site is interested. Simulation of old time settles is very poor.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Krzysztof N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped back to look at the museum after the climb and with the exception of a 3D graphic of what the top of the rock would have looked like when completed, considered it largely forgettable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BlankoMD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a foreigner I was shocked at the price of this museum, and heritage sight. On the day I visited, the foreigner price in rupees was 5430. Locals paid only 50 rupees. The stairs were packed, the queues moved very slowly

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shmeva44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is included in the ticket price and worth a walk around to give some idea of the place. Could do with an update / upgrade

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Daniel19721972 | Reviewed this property |
between 4000 and 4500 LKR, in dollar it will be around 30 dollar half price for children
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Yes they have toilets , cafeteria
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