Saturday, 26 October 2019

Archaeological Museum of Buduruwagala

Archaeological Museum of Buduruwagala
The Archaeological Museum of Buduruwagala, Sri Lanka is one of the Regional Museums Administered by the Department of Archaeology. It is situated on the wayside of Wellawaya-Thanamalwila road approximately 5 km distance from the Wellawaya town.
The museum was established in 1988 to display archaeologically and culturally valuable items in the Uva Province (Rambukwella, 2014).

The museum preserves a collection of artifacts mainly recovered from Uva province. Antiquities with archaeological and historical value which belong to the Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Kandy periods are also exhibited in the museum.

1) Rambukwella, M.W.C.N.K., 2014. Heritage representation in culturally diverse societies: a case study of the Colombo National Museum in Sri Lanka (Doctoral dissertation, School of Museum Studies). p.417.

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This page was last updated on 21 May 2022
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