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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 1 week ago

Great place, but could use some renovations and expansion of collections. The Technology section is missing, management could invite partners to grow this section.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is a massive hive of information on Uganda's history, however there is so much information, there is a lot to plough through in one visit. They have a lot of artefacts and visuals which help to make it more interesting. The cultural houses...More

Thank Maamamimi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Uganda Museum offers a good peek into the history and culture of Ugandan tribes, and also contains displays on pre-historic man, and a science pavilion. The history of the Baganda is the best covered. The science pavilion also has a display of Uganda's coming...More

Thank Moronge O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have brought our class of P7 students here for the past 5 years. It has been interesting and even given a much clearer insight into their cultural history while viewing the artifacts. I just wish the Ministry would invest some good money in 8t....More

Thank Robin Y
Reviewed 3 September 2018

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

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

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

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

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 23 August 2018

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 22 August 2018

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 20 August 2018

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

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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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