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About Nelum Pokuna
One of the latest additions to Colombo’s attraction is the eight petal lotus flower building, known as Nelum Pokuna (Lotus Pond). Placed in the heart of the city Nelum Pokuna is a state of the art performance centre that is equipped with all the modern facilities you need to host a performance or event!
This masterpiece is found at the top of Nelum Pokuna Mawatha and is surrounded by influential business and leisure spots that you can visit while you are in the area.
It’s said that Nelum Pokuna was built with the aim of creating a common platform for local articles to mingle with each other and as a platform where local artists will be able to meet international artists and organisations.
What’s inside Nelum Pokuna?
- Main theatre and an open air theatre on the top floor. However the front steps can be converted into an additional open-air theatre.
- The centre has been built with a three tier movable stage, two exhibition halls, thirteen rehearsal halls, parking facilities for 500 vehicles, library and training facilities.
What’s around Nelum Pokuna?
- Odel shopping centre where you can grab a bite and shop your heart away!
- Coffee shops such as Barista and Coffee Bean where you can have a coffee date with a friend, away from the scorching such and in an air conditioned environment.