Plan Your Visit

guidelines for Visitors

Plan your visit

The Lanka Mangrove Museum is opend from 08.00 AM to 05.00 PM On week days & 08.00 AM to 01.00 PM on Saturday 

Sunday & Poyaday is declared as holidays

For large groups looking for an educational tour, it is better to call the museum and schedule your visit beforehand.  

You can always contact directly throug Telephone or email,
☎ : 032- 4364653
☎ : 0773045444
Whats app : +94 76 090 6606

  • A leaflet containing all the information  will be handed out upon arrival
  • It is also possible to arrange an educational boat service inside the lagoon if pre-arranged 
Note: boat service will be charged  
  • Alcohol
  • Cigarettes, E-cigarettes
  • Knives 
  • Scissors
  • Tools (screwdrivers, awls, etc.)
  • Pets

Smoking and drinking alchol is prohibited within the Museum. This includes e-cigarettes.

  • Walkers
  • Strollers
  • Cameras
  • Water Bottles

Free Wifi facility is available in the auditorium.

Inside the Museum

Section 01

Entrance to the museum

Reception area

Section 02

State of the Art Auditorium

Section 03

Mangroves Speciman Section

Bivalves and Gastropods

Mangroves Distribution Map

Section 04

Lagoon Fish Species

Fauna of Mangrove Ecosystem

Section 05

Carbon Sequestration in Mangrove Ecosystem

Coral Species and Life Cycles of Crabs & Shrimps

Section 06

Information of World Mangroves

Section 07


Section 08

Mangrove view point


Lanka Mangrove Museum is open for everyone who is interested in learning about the mangroves  ecosystem. We are dedicated to the conservation and appreciation of mangrove ecosystems around the world. 

Opening Hours
Weekdays – 8.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Saturday – 8.00 AM to 1.00 PM
Sunday – Closed
Poyaday – Closed

Boat Service

Note: boat service will be charged  

Library Servise

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