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Kandt House Natural History Museum

2 Off KN Ave, Kigali, Rwanda
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Apr 1, 2017
“Small museum worth a short visit”
Mar 1, 2017
2 Off KN Ave, Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviewed April 9, 2017

We were the only two visitors, so the receptionist made it his business to give us a guided tour. I am not certain this would have happened if others were present. The museum covers everything from the animals, geography, minerals and the founder of the...More

1  Thank tedster074
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Nicely laid out little museum of the natural history of Rwanda is worth the small admission & a short visit. Lovely views of the surrounding hills from the back of the property. A small exhibit of the indigenous snakes is interesting as well.

1  Thank Patty6-13
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a small basic museum.Nothing extra ordinary if you have time visit.The view of Kigali from the museum is good.

Thank SE s
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

This historical museum in Kigali is an ideal area to visit to know more about Rwanda and it's history.

Thank Nezasafaris
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Located in the heart of the city, the museum gives you am opportunity to learn about the geographical history of kigali and Rwanda at large. The mountains, Hills and the rivers. From there you get information on the best parks and mountains to hike. You...More

Thank Kenyanbackpacker
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

This is the best place in Kigali where you could found most of alive snakes which live in Rwanda national parks

Thank oscar u
Reviewed July 28, 2016

The Richard Kandt's museum is somewhat located just next to the 1930 Nyarugenge prison. They charge a small fee at the reception before you start the tour they have discounts though for students, and for non residents it's at least 10usd but it's worth it,...More

1  Thank GakwayaJunior
Reviewed April 4, 2016

The Museum combines both Rwanda-Germany shared history and the country's natural heritage. The colonial history is an amazing experience in stepping back into the country's distant past. Much as the place is small, the content is big. and to be honest I liked the exhibition...More

1  Thank DavidNkusi
Reviewed December 24, 2015

Small museum but packed with four main exhibitions. Staff make the place as they were highly knowledgeable about the exhibitions. Great views from the outside at the back

1  Thank Thuli Z
Reviewed November 20, 2015

This is a museum set in what used to be Kandt's residence in Kigali. The time i visited, the staff generally did not bring the story to life, i expected it to be more lively than someone following us around while we were there. A...More

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