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A Sri Lankan Treasure

If you are looking for a Sri Lankan treasure to bring home, this is the place! The artist Janaka is... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
thoth182
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San Francisco, California
Best gallery in srilanka

Great gallery with affordable art. If you are looking for something unique to take back this is the... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Matteo N
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Masks, arts, painted furniture, traditional art works and live work shop and all souvenir needs under the roof of Sithuvili Gallery.
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No. 56 Leyn Baan Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 791 4277
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

If you are looking for a Sri Lankan treasure to bring home, this is the place! The artist Janaka is a very nice man. We were lucky enough to meet him when we visited his gallery. He told us all about the process of how...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Great gallery with affordable art. If you are looking for something unique to take back this is the place! Local artists and a great mix of paints, small statues and other art objects

Thank Matteo N
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Sithuvili has moved next door but one, called The Gallery, a much larger space to appreciate all the wonderful paintings and large antique Jaffna pieces. There are smaller items upstairs. There is also another shop on the second floor of the Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct,...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

We stopped in here randomly, and it's the best gallery we saw in Sri Lanka. Very high quality, and some very cool stuff. We bought some items in-store, and then we got home to Canada bought a larger wooden item that was shipped (it's a...More

4  Thank Eric D
JanakaDeSilva, Owner at Sithuvili Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and sharing your experiences at Sithuvili Gallery. We appreciate your wonderful comments and recommendations. We hope you can visit us again soon for another great shopping experience!

Reviewed 1 March 2016

Guys, it's unbelievable! The best gallery I've ever seen. The gallery is really unique. Definitely recommend this place if you are looking for unusual souvenirs and masterpieces.

Thank Elena D
JanakaDeSilva, Owner at Sithuvili Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our store. We appreciate your wonderful comments and recommendations. We hope you visit us again soon!

Reviewed 10 February 2016

What an amazing find! This wonderful shop in Galle Fort is full of unique eclectic treasures, such as Jaffna antiques, traditional temple art, original paintings, individually crafted masks, hand painted candle sticks and plates, as well small unique gifts, all very high quality, The owner...More

Thank wine_queen7
JanakaDeSilva, Owner at Sithuvili Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thank you for an excellent review on Tripadvisor following your recent visit to Sithuvili Gallery. We are indeed pleased to know that you had a worth visit and specially inspired with our interior and the deco. We thank you once again for your valued patronage...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Sithuvili gallery is very famous around Galle city,,,they've got some branches but the one i visited at old dutch hospital galle fort is the best place.its looks really antique and love the paintings and other stuff. They've got plenty of different items,, wow cool place,you...More

1  Thank dilanka n
JanakaDeSilva, Owner at Sithuvili Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Thank you for taking time to share your thoughts on Sithuvili Gallery. We are happy to get recommendation from our satisfied customers like you. Hope you will visit us soon.

Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

The masks here are of the highest quality, made in shop. His prices are fair and he doesnt blatently rip you off like all the 'fixed' price gift shops. Got a great deal on 8 masks. Some other really cool pieces.. Wish i had more...More

1  Thank Justin B
Reviewed 22 March 2015

I visited the Sithuvili Gallery by accident and found it very interesting shop. I ended up buying a nice elephant painting by an Ambalangodan artist. Very nice and reasonable priced. Worth visiting!More

2  Thank Aino763
JanakaDeSilva, Owner at Sithuvili Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time out to share your experience and recommendation. We are proud to hear that you were satisfied with your short visit and the purchasing souvenirs. It was indeed a pleasure having you here with us and we look...More

Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

If I ever had to decorate a guesthouse in Sri Lanka it would look a little bit like this. It has beautiful old and newly made (by them) relics and they've just got some really stunning objects. Not cheap though. I bought some small items.

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