Distance from Colombo – 3.4 km (09 minutes)
Independence Memorial Museum is situated in Independence Square, Colombo 07. It is located at the basement of the Independence Memorial Hall and is maintained by the Department of National Museum, Sri Lanka. It was built with the aim of commemorating the national heroes who fought to gain independence from the British colonial rule. It consists of names, images and information of the leaders, clergy and all other patriots who were part of the struggle for independence.
Getting to Independence Memorial Museum
From Colombo travel along T. B. Jayah Mawatha and Dr. C.W.W Kannangara Mawatha to reach the Independence Memorial Museum which is located at the basement of the Independence Memorial Hall situated in Independence Square along Independence Avenue, Colombo 07.