NWC was founded in 2007 as a self-help group and quickly grew to become a center that offers free education for women in the Nyamirambo neighbourhood. Today women can join the center for classes in English, literacy, computer, sewing and handicrafts. NWC also organises workshops on Gender Equality, Women's rights and gender-based violence. In 2014 a community library was opened offering books in Kinyarwanda, French and English.Use our Kigali travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Nyamirambo Women's Center and other attractions in Kigali.
In an effort to develop income-generating activities for the center but also for the women of the community, NWC developed a community-based tourism project that offers guided cultural walks in Nyamirambo and Umutima, a new line of household and children's products.
Create a full itinerary - for free!
Nyamirambo Women's Center reviews
We had a wonderful visit to the NWC and took their cooking class as well as the walking tour. The food from the class was delicious and the experience was fun making dishes in an outdoor kitchen at..... more
We had a wonderful visit to the NWC and took their cooking class as well as the walking tour. The food from the class was delicious and the experience was fun making dishes in an outdoor kitchen at..... more »
Did a wonderful tour here in Jan 2020. A fantastic way to see parts of Kigali you won't see otherwise, in a lively and interesting part of town. Plus, it is a great way to support the economic...
Did a wonderful tour here in Jan 2020. A fantastic way to see parts of Kigali you won't see otherwise, in a lively and interesting part of town. Plus, it is a great way to support the economic... more »
Beautiful stuff. Some of the nicest things we have seen in Rwanda. Really worth a visit the women who work there are very talented so if you are looking for something that is well made it is definitely worth a visit. We ended up buying all our presents from there
A great story of women supporting women for empowerment. Do take the time to visit and support them by buying their craft, they have beautifully hand crafted stuff
Plan your trip to Kigali
- Get a personalized tripA full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
- Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
- Book itChoose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
- Manage itEverything in one place. Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Kigali
Museums in Kigali
Hidden gems in Kigali
Shopping in Kigali
Side trips from Kigali
Nearby attractions in Kigali
Trips in Nyamirambo Women's Center by other users
4 days in Kigali BY A USER FROM NIGERIA Kigali Genocide Memorial Belgian Peacekeepers Memorial Ntarama Church 10 days in Kigali Province & Nairobi BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Kigali Nairobi 2 days in Kigali BY A USER FROM RWANDA Nature & Wildlife Tours Kigali Genocide Memorial Nyamirambo Women's Center 3 days in Kigali BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Nyamirambo Women's Center Saint-Famille Church Kigali Genocide Memorial 12 days in Rwanda BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Kigali Southern Province 7 days in Kigali BY A USER FROM MALAWI Rwanda Art Museum Tongo Art Gallery Nyamirambo Women's Center