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"Royal Museum of Central Africa - Tervuren" Royal Museum of Central Africa - CLOSED Tip by cadzand

  museum Central Africa
by cadzand

Situated in "our little Versailles" parc, at some 10 km outside Brussels.
Coming through the grand hall of honour, which opens into the gardens and overlooks the lakes, the galleries present the different aspects of the artistic and material products of Central Africa. They are grouped together by cultural, ethnic or geographical zone and represented by sculptures, ethnography, maps, miscellaneous documents, objects, mammals, birds, amphibians, fish and reptiles, geology and archeology etc.

Opening hours
From Tuesday to Friday from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Closed on Mondays, 1 January, 1 May and 25 December. Closed at 3 p.m. on 24 and 31 December
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Upcoming exhibitions

Africa by itself. A century of African Photography (8 May 2003 - 7 November 2003)
Photographs by African artists from the beginning of the 19th century until today.

Chéri Samba (8 May 2003 - 7 November 2003)
Exhibition of 15 works of art of the African painter Chéri Samba.

Congo : the colonial period (2004)

Address: Leuvensesteenweg 13 - 3080 Tervuren
Directions: Near Museumlaan
othercontact: Fax: + 32 (0)2 769.56.38
Phone: + 32 (0)2 769.52.11

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  • Written Apr 1, 2003
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