Nearest Land Mark : 1671 Dutch Warehouse above the Old Gate of Galle Fort
Museum type : National Maritime
Established in: 9 May 1992
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Display Objects : the different Sri Lankan fishing boats, the visiting merchants and the colonial powers , pottery, weapons, clothing, food and drink containers and ship maintenance store room equipment like ropes, blocks, anchors and maps. There are displays focusing on different environments like the sea grass bed, mangrove swamps, coral beds, and deep sea habitats
Description : During TSunami National Maritime was badly damaged. But with help from the Government of Holland / Netherlands the museum has been restored
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Updated: November 24th, 2014.
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