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The Bandaranaike Museum

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The Bandaranaike Museum

Place to learn about the country's politics and its 4th prime minister who was assassinated in... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Adventurer815213
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Totally worth a visit! Great narrative of history, and primary documents made this one of my... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
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12 Sep 2018
“The Bandaranaike Museum”
20 Dec 2017
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Place to learn about the country's politics and its 4th prime minister who was assassinated in 1959. One of the amazing places to visit in Colombo if you are a history lover.

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Totally worth a visit! Great narrative of history, and primary documents made this one of my favorite sites in Colombo.

Thank Ned B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This is a conference venue for some off the important meeting held in Colombo. SAARC summit was held here so it was a great experience for me to have seen the building. The Buddha statue opposite the building is pretty impressive.

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

I suggest that a tourist once arrive at a new country, should try to get to know the past of its politics. I visited late Prime Minister Abdul Razak’s Memorial Building when I went to Malaysia. The Banadaranayake’s museum is located at the left side...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

you can learn the history of Sri Lankan politics if you come here. You can visit the BMICH building at the same time.

1  Thank MellissaS55
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Solomon West Ridgeway Dias Bandaranaike frequently referred to as S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike, was the fourth Prime Minister of Ceylon (later Sri Lanka) and founder of the left wing and Sinhala nationalist Sri Lanka Freedom Party, serving as Prime Minister from 1956 until his assassination by a...More

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