Distance from Tangalle – 79.8 km (1 hour 24 minutes)
Yatala Museum is situated in Tissamaharama in southern Sri Lanka. It is a very informative museum with an amazing collection of unique artifacts. The museum also displays a collection of drawings done on stone slabs which is a unique feature found in this museum. This place mainly exhibits items which were found during excavations done near the Yatala temple which includes Buddha statues, carvings and inscriptions.
Getting to Yatala Museum
From Tangalle travel along the Colombo – Galle – Hambantota – Wellawaya Highway, Southern Expressway and Tissamaharama Road passing Netolpitiya, Mattala and Weerwawila up to Tissamaharama to reach the Yatala Museum which is situated in Tissamaharama.