Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Colombo

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

The Dutch hospital in Colombo fort, one of the centuries old buildings recently converted to a dining and shopping precinct. This place got this name because it was a hospital in Dutch era . Then it housed for police and an apothecary.

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

This is Dutch colonial architecture belongs to seventeenth-century. Another beauty of this building is its tiled roof and thick columns.

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

Even though it’s located in front of Colombo World Trade Center and Bank of Ceylon head office, until recently, nobody gave any importance to this old building. It was like almost abandon. But in year 2011, this was converted to a shopping precinct with cafes, restaurants and upmarket shops. Since then, this became popular tourist hotspot for quality foods and drinks.

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

Shops , Restaurants and Cafes in Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Colombo


Colombo Fort Cafe
Barefoot
Ministry of Cabs
Heladiv Tea Club
Semondu
Ikoi Tei
Taphouse

Dutch Hospital Location Map

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