Hoods Tower Museum

Currently Closed
  • Address: Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 1200 LKR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids

Hoods Tower Museum - Review

The Hoods Tower Museum is named after the Hoods observation tower that overlooks the entire inner harbor of the city. The museum still showcases a variety of the ammunition used by the Sri Lanka Navy throughout history. The museum itself is a part of the underground casement constructed during the Second World War. See the weapons, tools and equipment used by the Navy along with the Prizes of War showcased here.

Hoods Tower Museum Ticket Prices

  • Admission Fee: LKR 1200 per person.

Hoods Tower Museum Hours

  • You will need permission from the Eastern Naval command to enter the premises.

How To reach Hoods Tower Museum by Public Transport

  • By hiring a Tuk-Tuk.
  • By renting a Bike/ Bicycle.

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TripHobo Highlights for Hoods Tower Museum

  • Hoods Tower Museum Address: Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
  • Hoods Tower Museum Timing: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Hoods Tower Museum Price: 1200 LKR
  • Best time to visit Hoods Tower Museum(preferred time): 08:30 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Hoods Tower Museum: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Hoods Tower Museum

  • 71.52% of people who visit Trincomalee include Hoods Tower Museum in their plan

  • 51.18% of people start their Hoods Tower Museum visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Hoods Tower Museum

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hoods Tower Museum

People normally club together Trincomalee War Cemetery and Kanniya Hot Springs while planning their visit to Hoods Tower Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Hoods Tower Museum Trips

Hoods Tower Museum, Trincomalee Reviews

  • They keep it precisely cleaned. Can see beauty of Trincomalee from here. Great pleasure to had a visit.

  • Very good place for learn naval history. You have to buy a pass to go there from your vehicle. You can see navy history, LTTE boats & equipments etc. You can get a guide.

  • Nice place, Historical place , Navy staff will guide and give good explanation about museum items. There is 360 view of sea can be seen . Boat ride also available.

  • Fantastic please ... forest and nice historical place

  • Great place with many artifacts to see. The tower gives a great view of the surrounding.

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