Welekade Old Market

Welekade Old Market

This old market building has been identified as a trade and commercial center constructed at the middle of the town after selecting Badulla as the administrative town of Uva province by British in 19 A.D. This is famous among the citizens as Dutch Market because this building has been constructed using the Dutch architectural techniques.  There is an octagonal clerestory and four rectangular long buildings starting from there directing to the four directions. This has declared as a reserved archaeological commemorative which has been conserved by the Department of Archaeology in accordance with the Archaeological Act.


Welekade Old Market,Badulla

Distance from Badulla


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