The museum is a natural history and ethnographic museum, divided into different galleries which exhibit the authentic Gambia. Part of the museum is open-air, portraying the traditional Gambian compound and nature trail. When you walk into the museum, every piece of information is self-explanatory and easy to understand as everything is written in English and detailed.
The temporary exhibitions bring together the handwork of local Gambia craftsmen and the dress style of various ethnic groups in the past. Paintings, weavings, tie & dye and more.
The centrepiece exhibits is a traditional Mandinka compound depicting how people lived centuries ago. The place consists of few roundhouses with carefully selected artefacts and traditional furniture like wooden beds, stools, jars, weapons, farm tools and more. The site reflects the villager’s traditional roles and how men and women lived.
We live in The Gambia and we are happy to help you to plan your holidays. By choosing us, your time, your most valuable asset will be fulfilled with creative suggestions about where to go and what to do. You will know you are making the right choice because we are spending a lot of time on the road ourselves; scouting out new places, deepening relationships with locals involved, and finding places to eat, enjoy and stay.
Your questions and requests will be considered individually by one of our experts. You will receive special benefits that you can’t get on your own or are not available on automatic booking systems. We will provide you with a wide range of information about activities you can choose to make your stay more vivid. You will have the assistance of a person, which will be there for you, will provide information to the details and use all the knowledge to make your trip memorable.
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