Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa ticket issuing counters operating under Central Cultural Fund will be opened only from 7.00 am to 2.00 pm and the sites will be opened from 7.00 am to 3.00 pm for foreign tourists on Tuesdays and Thursdays untill further notice.

Upul Bandaranayaka
Director - International Relations and Tourism

The Central Cultural Fund and ICOMOS are jointly organizing a program to commemorate the service rendered by Dr. Roland Silva.

Join Zoom Meeting on 5th of June at 7.00 pm using the below link.

https://us05web.zoom.us/j/83404506949
Meeting ID: 834 0450 6949
Passcode: 9c2LVe

Speeches will be conducted by,

01. Prof. Gamini Ranasinghe
Director General - Central Cultural Fund

02. Dr. Lochana Gunaratne
Chartered Architect / Member - ICOMOS Institute of Sri Lanka

03. Honorary Professor T.S. G. Kulatunga
Former Professor, Department of History and Archeology, University of Sri Jayewardenepura

04. Prof. Jagath Weerasinghe
Former Director of the Postgraduate Institute of Archeology

On this occasion, a floral tribute will also be paid to the statue of Dr. Roland Silva, which has been installed at the Dr. Roland Silva Mural Conservation and Research Center of Dambulla Project of the Central Cultural Fund.

Due to the reimerge of COVID-19 epidemic, Sigiriya, Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa sites operating under projects of Central Cultural Fund will be temporarily closed from 22nd of May (Saturday) to 21st of June (Monday).

Due to the reimerge of COVID-19 epidemic, all the museums and sale centers operating under Central Cultural Fund will be closed until further notice.

Prof. Gamini Ranasinghe
Director General