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R. M. S Antique And Brassware

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great little souvenir shop

Found a couple of well priced souvenirs in this little shop. Madu was very helpful and a lovely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KettsOnTour
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The best in Ella

In this overrated touristy town there is only one shop worth going to and it's this one. Madu will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
babicara
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RMS Antique and Brassware stock only authentic Sri Lankan antiques, artifacts, crafts and gifts. Products range from hand-painted traditional oil paintings to colonial metalware, as well as a wealth of hand-carved artefacts from across the country...more
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no 5 Police Road, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 929 7811
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found a couple of well priced souvenirs in this little shop. Madu was very helpful and a lovely genuine guy. Enjoy reading the Harry Potter books (book 1 is The Philosophers Stone)!

1  Thank KettsOnTour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In this overrated touristy town there is only one shop worth going to and it's this one. Madu will give you the background story of all the interesting objects he sells (and chooses carefully himself) as well as the opportunity to have an insightful conversation...More

1  Thank babicara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just found this gem of a souvenir shop by coincidence and I must say that if you want to buy some really nice handcrafted souvenirs this is the place to go. The owner is more than friendly and sells his goods for a very...More

1  Thank marenlaura2018
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

This shop is a must visit if you are looking for beautiful handmade treasures to take home from your holiday. The owner is honest and very helpful. Prices are also very fare. I wouldn’t shop anywhere else in Ella :)

1  Thank Richelle M
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Visited the shop on a busy day in Ella, but the owner, Mr. Madu, was really relaxed and got time for everyone in the shop. There was not only beautiful handcrafted souvenirs made by local craftsmen, but also antique pieces of Sri Lankan history. Mr....More

1  Thank severik2017
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Visited this shop based on the reviews on trip advisor. Fail to see why it has been rated so high. you can find these curios in many stores in galle and other cities of Sri Lanka Nothing great about this shop in my opinion. I...More

Thank Ella295
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

There are many nice things in the shop, for a very reasonable price. From antique to modern stuff and (almost) everything is made by locals. The owner has nice stories with every item and takes the time to have a nice and personal conversation. He...More

1  Thank Luuk S
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Curated Handcrafted Sri Lankan Goods is in Ella city Centre very close to Post Office. Passing Post Office just a few yards. Guest can proceed to Railway Station in Ella, Sri Lanka. One could select Souvenirs Gem Stones etc to remember your visit at a...More

Thank Ella View Hotel E
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a perfect place to buy some original product from Sri Lanka...craft and antiques ! Madu (the owner) is a lovely guy that care about the quality and the origin of his object. You have to go there!

1  Thank Luisa A
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Me and my partner travelled Sri Lanka for a month and I'm so glad we waited until a visit here to get souvenirs! A fantastic selection of little gifts, great for a little memento or souvenir. The owner is lovely and helpful, and everything is...More

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