University of Colombo
Geoffrey Bawa House
At the end of this quiet little street is the house where Bawa lived from 1960 to 1970. The house combines his usual love for...
Lionel Wendt Centre
Among other cultural events, this gallery occasionally hosts live theatre and other events at night.
This cosy colonial-style restaurant in an old gated mansion includes several areas for a drink, and multiple dining rooms for a quiet...
University of Colombo information
The 50-acre University of Colombo campus, which originally opened as the Ceylon Medical School in 1870, is surrounded by long tree-lined avenues lined with colonial-era mansions. Of note is Cumaratunga Munidasa Mawatha along the southwest side of the sporting green. Ponder the gracious lives of the people who built the Italianate Baroque Saifee Villa in 1910 and the nearby turreted College House in 1912.