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inspiring founder - not just paintings

We happened by this gallery and were very impressed with the overall vision of it's founder - 40... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Amazing art, even greater organisation.

Just visited Niyo Art Gallery, after seeing one of their paintings displayed in a hotel in town... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
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Niyo Arts gallery, is a collection of Rwandan creative artists and also hosts different artists from the region. we provide a space for 7 artists in residence to explore their creative talents. contemporary African art works, Music and Dance going...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Umuganda Road | 513 St House #9, Kigali, Rwanda
+250 788 932 111
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We happened by this gallery and were very impressed with the overall vision of it's founder - 40% of the proceeds from the art goes to support street kids in Kigali. Beyond the paintings - which are varied by artist and theme and scale, plus...More

Thank Outoftheboat
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Just visited Niyo Art Gallery, after seeing one of their paintings displayed in a hotel in town. Incredibly beautiful art in all tastes and sizes. We were welcomed by an employee who told us about the organisation and while we were there the owner and...More

Thank Fixtheorange
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed at the Niyo Kids Art Gallery for two weeks and it was seriously one of the best things I could have done. Not only does their art blow you away no matter how many times you'vhe seen it (actually though, I woke up...More

Thank rLL13
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful art and a very inspiring project that helps children in the neighbourhood to pay their school fees. I can recommend a visit to anyone!

Thank Pim1994
Reviewed 11 May 2018

We got in touch with Pacifique via a British friend who was running the RCSF charity in Kigali. We wanted a guide and driver for a weekend, someone from Kigali who spoke good English and would show us around. We got far far more. Pacifique...More

Thank Slatymer L
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place with amazing art pieces and bighearted people. The best part about it is that they support street kids by paying school fees, teaching them traditional dance, get them health insurane and accomodation. Really inspiring to see how Niyo Art Gallery is supporting their...More

Thank Frenske B
Reviewed 6 May 2018

These young artists are not only extremely talented, but each of them has a big heart for the kids in the community. The dancing and drumming was amazing, and the joy on the kids' faces says it all. I can't wait to go back!!!

Thank Juliana T
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Niyo Art Gallery is a a best place to be visit for sure in Rwanda. It is good to spend some time to visit.

Thank Lion Dharshana W
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Rwanda, and more specifically, Niyo has easily become one of my favorite places in the world. From the one of a kind art and impressive dancing and drumming to the sweet, sweet faces of the children, Niyo will always have a massive piece of my...More

Thank mudahl
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Visiting Niyo was definitely the highlight of my time spent in Rwanda. The atmosphere is unlike any other place I have visited. The artwork is absolutely breathtaking and 40% of the profits from the gallery are used to support 122 street children in Kigali. A...More

Thank Madison B
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Response from Izabayo E | Reviewed this property |
yes they are, the average price is 30$ to 100$