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Independence Commemoration Hall
Located on the Independence Square, Independence Commemoration Hall in Cinnamon Gardens is a national monument of Sri Lanka. This hall was constructed long after independence from the British rule. It is built of concrete and bears resemblance to ancient Sri Lankan architecture. The rows of stone lions guarding the monument are the unique feature of the Independence Commemoration Hall.
Galle Face Green
The most elegant promenade located in the city, Galle Face Green is a seaside promenade serving as a ribbon strip of land between the Galle Road and Indian Ocean. It stretches to about one and a half kilometers. Galle Face Green is the largest open space in the city and is an ideal place for those who want walk or just relax next to the sea under the open sky.
National Museum Sri Lanka
An Italian architecture colonial type mansion, National Museum Sri Lanka is home to the country's oldest, largest, and most prestigious museum. This museum is famed as the first public museum in the country and features an assorted collection of antiques and a plethora of artifacts from all over the country. National Museum Sri Lanka also maintains a library boasting an immense collection of rare historical books and chronicles.
Primarily built by Portuguese and developed by the Dutch, Colombo Fort was mainly used by Egyptians, Greeks, and Arabian merchants until 1506. In the year 1796, the control over Colombo Fort was taken by the British. The British further developed the city and made it the commercial hub of the country. Because of its stunning location on the Indian Ocean, Colombo Fort is an ideal place to visit for photography freaks as well.