Sigiriya Museum, Sigiriya

3.2
#2 of 16 in Museums in Central Province
Learn about a UNESCO World Heritage site at Sigiriya Museum, an attraction dedicated to three decades of archaeological research on the ancient rock structure. View a detailed diorama of the site and consider the theory that Sigiriya was once a Buddhist monastery, although most believe a palace or fortress stood here. Admire artifact displays of tools, jewels, sculptures, and even a human skeleton, and do not miss the prehistoric section highlighting the area's inhabitants from thousands of years ago. When you've finished, climb the rock fortress for sweeping views of the area. Plan to see Sigiriya Museum and other attractions that appeal to you using our Sigiriya trip maker.
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  • can get a lot of ideas about the history of the sigiriya. there are many structures to learn who love for the archeology.  more »
  • We were a bit disappointed by the museum and pieces of art maintenance . Bad smell and need a good refreshment  more »
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  • Good place to do a study on Sigiriya and ancient era. Helpful staff. Maintenance and clenliness should be improved.
  • Visit Museum before visit the rock. that will give you a great advantage of understanding the ancient system.
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