Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa heritage sites will be opened for foreign tourists on 14th, 15th and 16th of May, 2021.

Upul Bandaranayaka
Director - International Relations and Tourism

Due to the reimerge of COVID-19 epidemic, Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa, Abhayagiriya and Jethawana ticket issuing counters operating under Central Cultural Fund will be opened only from 7.00 am to 3.00 pm and the sites will be opened from 7.00 am to 4.00 pm untill further notice.

Prof. Gamini Ranasinghe
Director General

Due to the reimerge of COVID-19 epidemic, all the museums and sale centers operating under Central Cultural Fund will be closed until further notice.

Prof. Gamini Ranasinghe
Director General

Prof. Gamini Ranasinghe, Director General of the Central Cultural Fund, chaired a discussion on the current issues of the projects at the Dr. Roland Silva Memorial Mural Conservation Hall, Dambulla on Friday, 09th of April, with the participation of all the Directors, Assistant Directors and Project Managers of CCF.

Officials presented positive suggestions and ideas for the enhancement of the Central Cultural Fund. Mr. Wimal R. Gamage, Chief Auditor of the Ministry of Buddhasasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs, delivered a speech on Finance Management to the Project Managers.

After the meeting, a field visit was conducted by Director General, Director - International Relations and Tourism and Dambulla project officers at Dambulla Project.