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Rwanda Art Museum, Kigali

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Rwanda Art Museum gives you an insight into the life of a former president as well as the culture and history of Rwanda. Get an overview of the country's history and its culture in the first part of the museum. Then, continue to former president's house, which contains numerous art pieces and secret rooms. Here you can get a glimpse into the lifestyle of former president; visitors are allowed to enter all rooms. The president died in a plane crash near the house, and parts of that plane belong to the museum and still lie there. Make Rwanda Art Museum part of your personalized Kigali itinerary using our Kigali attractions planner.
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  • We visited the Rwanda Art Museum this morning and so enjoyed our visit. We had a lovely guide who walked us through the previous President's home. While it's 40 years old, it was still very pleasant.....  more »
  • There was one tour guide who was well informed and interesting but he seemed to have a time limit and so rushed the tour a little. I went to this museum because I was keen to gain insights into the...  more »
  • The place is so rich in information on the genocide. It gives artistic expression that is unique n emphasis the need for love, unity, forgiveness n reconciliation. Loved the fact that no photography is allowed in the presidential palace n to get in one has to remove their shoes, the place is sparkling clean, the staff are wow n give the place it's real meaning. U haven't been there? Please make plans to pay them a visit, u won't regret u did.
  • It's a real historical place and also a gallery full of lovely art pieces that you would wanna look at

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