The Kandy Gem Museum and Cultural Dance is a prominent tourist attraction in the city of Kandy.
The Gem Museum displays a broad range of precious and semi-precious gemstones discovered in Sri Lanka, such as sapphires, rubies, and emeralds. Visitors may learn about the mining, cutting, and polishing of gemstones, as well as the cultural significance of gemstones in Sri Lanka. The exhibit also explains the historical significance of gemstones and their influence in the country's economy.
Aside from the gem exhibitions, the museum also hosts cultural dance events that highlight traditional Sri Lankan dance traditions. These performances feature vivid costumes, rhythmic music, and complicated dance routines, giving visitors an insight into Sri Lanka's rich cultural traditions.