Old Parliament Building
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LolaGo1
Washington DC, DC6,628 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Solo
While in the Old Fort Area, my Tuktuk Driver pointed out this building to me. He said that this was where the members of the parliament meet or the equivalent of Congress in Washington, DC. Noted some statues of prominent perons in front of this building. Was told not open to tourists.
Written 9 March 2024
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Caroline P
Brisbane6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Family
Amazing! Great history and excellent learning for teens on Parliament, Government and referendums. The highlight was the Prime Minister Hawkes offices, felt like I was viewing a day in the life.
Written 22 September 2023
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Peter M
Melbourne, Australia1,293 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023 • Solo
This is in the Colombo Fort area facing the sea and close to the president's House. It is built in ne-baroque style and opened on January 29 1930.
Written 23 August 2023
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olivehoover
Treviso, Italy1,385 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2019
Walking on my own in Colombo, I saw the Old Parliament Building.
It is a huge building with a numerous statues showing the history of Sri Lanka's politics.
I appreciated the old architecture. Very nice.
Written 6 April 2020
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Jiffy004
Melbourne, Australia67 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2019
This is a lovely building that was situated next to our hotel. But you could not go inside the gates and are not permitted to take photos. Luckily I took some nice pictures from our hotel window.
Written 23 November 2019
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Daryl P
Southend43 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2019
Nice to look at as you stroll by but we were accosted by armed police when we took a photo. No need to single it out, you will simply see it facing the beach as you head north to Fort or south to Galle Rd shops.
Written 19 November 2019
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Wayne M
Durban, South Africa197 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019 • Couples
A very beautiful building with a number of statues showing the history of local politics as we walked past and admired it.
Written 16 October 2019
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Mohamed Z
25 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2019
The Iconic Place for Corruption and Bad Management. The Country ruled by the last 7 decades have been mismanaged using this building. Everyone who promise for development only limit the development to their families without caring the public. One of the Worse place in the country except for Political Slaves. Even a coup was staged using staff who were employed this cursed building.
Written 7 August 2019
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Lech B.Kowalski, LLM
Warsaw, Poland324 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2019 • Solo
The Parliament is moved to another Place. In front of Old Building there will be built very modern new part of Colombo. The project new Dubai in Sri Lanka, will be built by CCCC from China and financed, by the capital from China, Japan and Gulf Emirates.
Written 6 July 2019
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rjpriyanka
321 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2018 • Friends
This is another great looking colonial era building built by Dutch. Earlier was used for parliament purpose
Written 29 April 2019
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