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Raja Museum

Sri Dalada Maligawa | Sri Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 234226
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Little Museum

located in tooth relic temple. History about a tusker lived in tooth temple. Nothing more much... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kavin W
Wonderful

Saw the tooth displayed . This place is in the tooth temple. where the huge stuffed elephant is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roopali A
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Sri Dalada Maligawa | Sri Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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"national treasure"
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"admission price"
in 4 reviews
"tooth relic"
in 13 reviews
"elephant lover"
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"esala perahera"
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"great tribute"
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"long service"
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"detailed history"
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"fifty years"
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"preserved body"
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"same complex"
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"worth a quick visit"
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"stuffing"
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"dalada maligawa"
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"his life"
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"on display"
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"kandy temple"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

located in tooth relic temple. History about a tusker lived in tooth temple. Nothing more much things here.

Thank Kavin W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw the tooth displayed . This place is in the tooth temple. where the huge stuffed elephant is kept.

Thank Roopali A
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This museum is next to temple and well maintained and informative, would take not more than 5 mins for a quick stroll but you will learn something new about this place,

Thank nikhilblore
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

It is part of the Temple of the Tooth complex, so unless you're an elephant lover not really a need to come for this museum specifically - but worth poking your head in for a few minutes to see the giant Raja and read about...More

Thank Josh L
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Raja the elephant who took the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha in the procession for a long period of time is properly preserved with the same majestic look. It is an important point about this giant elephant Raja that he never placed his foot...More

Thank Shenal I
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Its one of the places you need to visit as a part of the temple cum palace campus. it was little overhyped.

Thank arinds
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

So well preserved really fitting his name.Raja. the entire room is AC to maintain the embalming.. All artifacts and costumes for Raja well maintained.

Thank Bosco D
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

This is really only a room, so not a great deal to see, but worth it whilst at the Temple of the sacred tooth. Its just next door and free to enter

Thank Lynda A
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

A nice story and a cultural insight Worth a quick look Ticket is part of the Temple of the Tooth complex entry fee

Thank Albia-Newton
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Small one room museum of a dead elephant. Some photos and it's decoration. And of course the elephant Raja himself

Thank SILBERSTEINSKY
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