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Independence Square, Colombo 00700, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This memorial looks majestic and magnificent ... The architecture is beautiful. It houses below, the national museum. We were told that some important ceremonies including display of the leaders’ bodies for public to pay homage, are gone here. Ganesh J

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a great way to soak up the history and culture of Lanka. There is a grand statue of first prime minister of Lanka as well.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Takes only a few minutes to see but worth walking up the steps and reflecting on the significance of this place.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most visited place for tourist to get a taste of local culture and history. There is huge state of first prime minister of Sri Lanka here as well.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is again one fo the most visited places by tourists to Colombo, Sri Lanka. This is where Sri Lanka was given independence in February 4, 1948 from then British empire. The structure is built out of stone blocks and the roof has architecture similar...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is always nice to soak up some culture. Here was a beautiful building, calm and tranquil with some great photo opportunities all within walking distance of where we stayed!

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I went on a City tour with Kingfisher Tours Srilanka and they were really awesome with a polite friendly guide who showed me all the places in the city i really enjoyed these places because of its calmness and beauty. Thanks for Kingfisher Tours Srilanka

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for hanging out. You get a nice view from here as well. You can decide to drive by or walk through out, either way you can get s feel for the importance of this monument.

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Man this place is something different. can sit all day and enjoy the wind just blow on your face when you sit there.

Thank MustafaZLukmanjee
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The place is said to be Independence Memorial Hall, it had a very peaceful environment. The architectural design says a lot about the place. it has all over design on the roof and wall which describes about the place. You should definitely visit this place...More

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