The Central Point - Economic History Museum

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  • Address: Chatham St, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: History Museums

When it was first built, the Central Point building was the tallest in the city. Restored after the damage it suffered in the 1996 bombing, the building is one of the best examples of Greco-Roman architecture in Colombo, especially the lovely atrium with its winding stairs. Also, the chandelier is supposed to be one of the tallest in Asia. There's a little museum on currency inside, but it's not really worth visiting. Most of the money it displays is currently in circulation. In fact, many tourists wonder why its there at all. On the upside, it's free. But there is a cafe inside the building that is supposed to be nice.

The Central Point - Economic History Museum Hours

  • Museum Timing (Monday - Friday): 8:30am-4pm.

How to Reach The Central Point - Economic History Museum

  • Take a tuk-tuk, taxi, or local bus to here.
  • Drive or walk to here
  • 107 Bus Station

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  • The Central Point - Economic History Museum Address: Chatham St, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • The Central Point - Economic History Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Best time to visit The Central Point - Economic History Museum(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Central Point - Economic History Museum: 00:30 Mins
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  • 43.99% of people who visit Colombo include The Central Point - Economic History Museum in their plan

  • 58.53% of people start their The Central Point - Economic History Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see The Central Point - Economic History Museum

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

91.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Central Point - Economic History Museum

People normally club together Sri Kaileswaram and Colombo Lighthouse while planning their visit to The Central Point - Economic History Museum.

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