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Museum of Civilization

Very prominent on edge of town., Dschang, Cameroon
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Great way to spend an afternoon

Had some extra time one morning so decided to walk through the museum. The museum tells the story... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2017
Kevin T
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Pittsburgh
Outstanding Museum located by the Lake

This to me is a jewel in Dschang. This museum is outstanding. The displays are very good, and they... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2017
deboraflowers
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Had some extra time one morning so decided to walk through the museum. The museum tells the story of Cameroon and how it came to be. It goes through the migration of tribes across the country and how each kingdom and region is unique along...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2017

This to me is a jewel in Dschang. This museum is outstanding. The displays are very good, and they trace the history of Cameroon from prehistoric times to modern days. The first part of the museum goes through the archeological finds with all the ancient...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

This is a nice museum with displays in English and French. it covers the history of Cameroon, the different tribes and ceremonies with artefacts and carvings including village entrances, thrones, ceremonial masks and costumes and some history. The entrance was 3000 CAF but the audio...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2013

The Museum is a first-rate presentation of the several Bamileke kingdoms that have ruled in Cameroon's Grasslands (basically Northwest Region) for centuries - and still do, albeit sharing power with civil authority. Excellent interpretive panels in English and French guide one through all aspects of...More

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