Ariyapala Mask Museum

South of Colombo

This museum, with its dioramas and explanations in English, gives an interesting insight into Sri Lankan masks and the meanings behind them. It also sells the booklet The Ambalangoda Mask Museum, a useful publication if you want to delve into the mysterious world of kolam dance, legend and exorcism, and the psychology behind the masks.

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