TIXIK.com » Museums » Sri Lanka » Colombo Dutch Museum

Colombo Dutch Museum - accommodation

Arrival dateDeparture date

Compare Hotel Prices

Open in a new window:

Colombo Dutch Museum: Hotel Price Tracker
Colombo Dutch Museum Map Colombo Dutch Museum hotels map

Colombo Dutch MuseumColombo Dutch Museum

Related topics

Colombo Dutch Museum: Photos

Featured Hotels in Colombo Dutch Museum

View all »

Colombo Dutch Museum: Travel guide - tips for trips, the best restaurants, tourism

Colombo Dutch Museum Map Trip planner
Best hotels in the close vicinity, Pensions, Apartment houses, Hostels, Cheapest accommodation, Luxury hotels, Map of hotels, Google satellite map, Tourist map of the region, Bike routes, Trip planner, Colombo Dutch Museum and transport, ATMs in Colombo Dutch Museum, Parking in Colombo Dutch Museum, Petrol stations, Bus and train stops
Dutch Period MuseumMuseums0km
Railway MuseumMuseums0.9km
National MuseumMuseums3km
Sri Lanka National MuseumMuseums3km
National Museum of ColomboMuseums9km

Tourist information and destination rating

Category: Museums, Local time: 19:04:30, Address: Colombo, Sri Lanka

The Colombo Dutch Museum illustrates the history of the Dutch colonization of Sri Lanka . It can be found on the Prince Street, in Colombo , Sri Lanka . The Colombo Dutch Museum was built in the second half of the 17th century. It had originally served as the residence of Count August Carl Van Ranzow, along with other five splendid buildings. Between 1977 and 1981, a reconstruction of the Colombo Dutch Museum took place. The museum was opened in 1982. The collections of the Colombo Dutch Museum represent the unique architectural elements of Dutch colonial style. The furniture, ceramics, coins and weapons illustrate the life and culture of the Dutch traders from the colonization era of Sri Lanka .

Information and Facts

GPS: 6.9361, 79.8516
Altitude: 7 m
Surface area of the exhibition space (m2):
Date of foundation:
Type of the museum:
Museum specialised in:
Is it possible to borrow the exhibits?:
Cameras allowed?:
Is it possible to use the facility for events and special actions?:
Do you lease your facility for trainings or conferences?:
Last update: Oct 19, 2012 7:20:04 PM

The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet

This information is provided by the community of TIXIK users and is waiting for confirmation by the owner.

The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet Type of the museum: museum

Is it a mistake? Will you help us to correct it?

Colombo Dutch Museum: Reviews

Anything missing? Feel free to add your review of Colombo Dutch Museum. Thank you for any comments.

Cities around

Colombo (0.6km)Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte (7km)Biyagama (16km)Brahmanagama (19km)Avissawella (40km)Seeduwa (22km)Panadura (25km)Negombo (31km)Kalutara (42km)

Webmap: 1 2 3 | Affiliate programme