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Sigiriya Museum

Sigiriya Thalkotta | Sigiriya Thalkotta, Sigiriya, Central Province, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
+94 71 290 8181
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  • Average30%
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“lion rock” (24 reviews)
Sigiriya Thalkotta | Sigiriya Thalkotta, Sigiriya, Central Province, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
+94 71 290 8181
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unless you like a few carved rocks, and some weird dude chasing you around, making sure that you don't take photos, this is by far; not the main attraction if you go to Sigiriya.

Thank Francesco G
Reviewed 1 week ago

looks like a car park, whoever thought this was a good idea should be shot and the building needs demolition.

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a huge museum but some interesting information and artefacts. Worth a quick visit, especially when entrance is included in your Lion Rock ticket!

Thank HelenEA811
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My attention span in amusuem is as this one is low It will give u a quick summary of what you've seen or going to see What I appreciated was a 3D rendering or visual played to understand the structure that was

Thank Fabiola M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum contains the story of Sigiriya and some replicas or even real stuffs. Don't expect any air-cons inside LOL And you are not allowed to take pictures inside the museum.

Thank Jessyca S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was just OK. I wasn't fully blown away. I do recommend just browsing through. However, be mindful of the stuffy smell inside. If you have mold allergy, this may bother you a bit.

Thank CSTMaryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't know the ticket to the site includes the entrance to the museum. We came back the next day anyways and paid again to go in. It's worth coming back because I got to learn more about this place and see the story of...More

Thank Peggy Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are extremely cool archaeological exhibits in the museum, but it needs to have a little bit.of renovation and tidying up. Nevertheless worth a stop by.

Thank Sandesh B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We actually missed the museum as its just at the right of the ticket counter and we were too excited to ascend the citadel rock. When we did realize that we had indeed missed it, we back tracked when we descended and took a much...More

Thank Kavitha S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A museum ticket is included in the admission price for Sigirya: Rp50 (30cents) for locals or $30, one hundred times as much, for foreigners. If you want to see just the museum then that will set you back just $5 with no child discounts. When...More

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