Haththikuchchi
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
1990

Holidays :
Tuesdays

Visiting Hours :
8.30am to 5.30 pm

Contact No :

Location :
Sri Lanka , Sri Lanka

Display Objects :

Galgamuva is near to Haththikuchchi and it has impressive rock and this temple has nature atmosphere




Description :

  • Haththikuchchi was fating back 1st century B.C

  • The heroic and saintly King Sri Sangabo were closely associated with legends

  • Haththikuchchi Viharaya or the Ethkus Vehera has got its name due to the fact that there is a large rock resembling a kneeling Elephant which gave the name Haththikuchchi.