Sri Lanka’s first traditional puppet museum was opened on March 21 at the Sarvodaya Center in Balapitiya, Galle. This museum is open to all passionate and exploring the art of string puppetry in Sri Lanka. The traditional puppet museum is open on weekdays from 09.00 am to 6.00 pm.
Puppet Museum, Galle Road, Walagedara, Balapitiya, Sri Lanka.
The path of puppet arts is mainly rooted in the Ambalangoda area located in the Southern Province in Sri Lanka.According to the historical evidence; the puppet legend can be traced back to Since the 1830s.