Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa will be opened for Foreign Tourists
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.
Director - International Relations and Tourism
Commemorating the 88th Birth Anniversary of late Dr. Roland Silva
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.
Meeting ID: 834 0450 6949
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.
Sigiriya, Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa projects closed until 21st of June
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).
Museums Temporarily Closed
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