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Though larger and more diverse collections are housed elsewhere, the hands-on traditional drums and other musical instruments are the highlight of this modest collection.
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5-7 Kira Road | Pob 365, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Uganda museum is such Avery nice place for the lovers of Ugandan history and culture, the professional guides who tell a story and make you feel as if you there at the moment, I just loved the vehicles that disappeared a couple of years...More

Thank kimbugwesaddam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is a very interesting travel to the prigin of Uganda , the woman that shows and explain the rooms was very gentle

Thank arct0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A busy day with lots of screaming school children. The outside old village huts were closed and inside exhibits looked a bit old and tired

Thank SMaclachlan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great disappointment, the National Museum told me very little about Uganda and its history, the different tribes, peoples, the history, development. But the bookseller outside had some things of interest.

Thank Rutur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to learn about a piece of history of Uganda, this is the place to visit. Although it can be crowded as schools are almost always on fieldtrips but still a good way to start your lesson about Uganda.

Thank sharon k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our kids loved this. I hadn't been expecting much, and had put off going for years, but actually it was fun. Completely dated and some of the exhibits and photos (flying man?) were definitely not believable, but a nice spot to use a morning in...More

Thank judysam2016
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Uganda museum is centrally located on Kira Road. It offers a history of many of Ugandas colonial time. Generally it's interesting but i felt alot more can be added. A good visit though.

Thank Abid A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

It was like walking out of a time machine into the 50's or 60's. I'm sure the museum wasn't touched since inauguration. And that alone was worth the visit.

Thank ajaenson71
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Most interesting for me there was the Exhibition of the different types of traditional Bandas of the different tribes. And I was astonished how cool they were inside. It is a pity that now all roofs are covered by iron Sheets, which make the Bandas...More

Thank Klaus S
Reviewed 30 July 2018

So the museum itself is small, dark, not attended, doesn't have much on display, looks much more like a school Museum with images and built representations than a National museum. But apparently if you have a guide you can make something out if it.

Thank DigaloConMimica
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Response from Pauli_Roth | Reviewed this property |
1.I think between 15000 - 20000 Ugandan shillings for the international visitor. Not sure if that was per person or 2 people. I think they is different pricing for student etc.but not exactly sure. 2.working hours could be... More
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Response from henriettagal | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know if it is open on Sundays.
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