Madol duwa and martin wickremasinghe museum | Unawatuna Beach

At kokgala a nearby town is a museum which houses many an ancient items including a view to the items and life during the colonial era in srilanka. you would be able to see horse ridden carriages along with an “elephant carriage” which was used at the time. mr. martin wickremasinghe a srilankan folk novelist has wriiten many childrens books including a trip to an island in the nearby river by a local boy and how he and a friend lived in it like a local robinson crusoe. the island which is real still could be visited by boat and is known as the “madol duwa.”