J R Jayawardena Centre, Colombo

3.4
#7 of 11 in Museums in Colombo
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  • The museum is seriously maintained. At the entrance, I received a speech from the San Francisco Peace Conference (Japanese and English). It explains the merits and the necessity of abandoning the liability for Japan and giving freedom. In the context of what is mentioned in the northern territories, it is impossible to measure how effective his speech was in the difficult environment where the speculation between the victorious countries and the great Powers was mixed. There are also many exhibits that show the friendly relationship with the Japan imperial family. This is the place you want to visit if you are Japanese.
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  • The J R Jayawardene centre is the Presidential Library and study centre of a Sri Lankan President who had a long career both in government and opposition. It contains many paintings, gifts from distin...  more »
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  • Good for a small meetings and easy access But parking is small
  • It is mostly used for wedding receptions. Also suitable for many other parties too since it is conveniently located in Town Hall.
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