Rwanda Art Museum, Kigali

3.3
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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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  • This used to be a really fascinating museum where you learnt all about the history of President Habyarimana. There's a snake pit, a hidden gun cupboard, a nightclub, a huge attic where he met with his...  more »
  • I visited this place with a team of tour consultant to see what is trending new in the museum. It was a suprise to me, how clean the place is maintained. You leave your shoes behind the door, and walk...  more »
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  • 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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