National Art Gallery
Kala Pola Art Market
A large 9th-century stone Buddha greets you with an enigmatic smile as you enter Sri Lanka’s premier cultural institution. In galleries...
Colombo’s biggest park was originally called Victoria Park but was renamed in the 1950s after the mother of King Dutugemunu. It’s...
Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre
This glossy venue built largely with Chinese aid is located in a high-profile spot south of Viharamahadevi Park. Its stunning design is...
Milk & Honey Cafe
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National Art Gallery information
The grandest thing about the National Art Gallery is its name. Next to the National Museum, it has a small collection of portraits and landscapes shown without labels or air-conditioning.