Ethnographic Museum of Rwanda, Huye

4.4
#7 of 13 in Things to do in Southern Province
Ethnographic Museum of Rwanda displays weapons, instruments, clothing, and various artifacts used by native inhabitants in the pre-colonial era. On a guided tour see traditional clothing, cooking utensils, drums, tribal masks, and artwork with detailed and informative captions providing deep insight into Rwandan culture and tradition. In the divination section, learn more about mysterious divination techniques in Rwanda. Peruse the plants in the botanical garden, and enter the original traditional woven hut to imagine how people once lived. Make Ethnographic Museum of Rwanda part of your personalized Huye itinerary using our Huye trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • The buildings with the roofs that symbolize the Thousand Hills house a collection of sights and details about the country and its inhabitants. Clear and informative. We received additional explanations from our tour by a guide that was put at our disposal. Count on 2 hours or more for the visit. There is a parking within the domain.
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  • On a rainy day decided to visit the Ethnographic museum In Huye, about 130 kms south of Kigali. Museum already exists since end of the eighties and was a gift from the Belgium Government on the occasi...  more »
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  • This is the place for learning the expansion history of Rwanda. There is good service there and it's not too costly, they try there best so that everybody can afford. Allow photography in there very good looking gardens!
  • Very well done Museum! Well maintained well laid out and very interesting! Lots of history there!
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