National Museum Kandy, Kandy

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A national museum is a museum maintained by a state. In many countries it denotes a museum run by the central government, and often is restricted to a few museums, mostly in the capital, while other museums are run by regional or local government, or foundations. In other countries a much larger number of museums are run by the central government, some quite small. Some national museums use the term in their name, but others do not; some museums just adopt the term as a matter of branding.

The following is an incomplete list of national museums:
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  • Great place to be familiar with Kandy history. Beautifully organized, spacious even thought it is only one story building. 30 LRK for local visitor, which is quite fair. No video recording is...  more »
  • It's not a very big place in terms of a museum, but encompasses a lot of the history of the place!! It's kept very clean and is definitely a must-see...wish there was a guide to explain to us about...  more »
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  • Entrance: 600 lkr Small. Interesting a 30-40 minutes visit. Cleaner in the toilet asking for money even though it is written on the wall that it is a free service. He should be replaced by someone honest...
  • The national museum gives you a glimpse of the unique kandyan culture.

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