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Kandt House Museum: Tours & Tickets

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90 St Kn, Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

with German arrival histories, foundation of Kigali as capitol, alive reptiles, this museum is one of must visit museum in Rwanda!

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank patrissa_20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the kind of museum that I often skip- small, lots of text. But it came alive with a guide providing context of the pre colonial and colonial periods. Skip the animal exhibit.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank stevea376
Reviewed 20 July 2019 via mobile

Very average & overpriced! Ridiculous reptile park at the back of the building. Felt like a tourist trap.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Adriaanlouwphoto
Reviewed 10 July 2019 via mobile

This is a small museum documenting, mostly through photographs, the period spanning colonialism but also looking at the relationship with missionaries, World War 1 etc. Take time to watch the videos. They are good. Take your reading glasses as there is A LOT to read....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 416kate2019
Reviewed 24 June 2019

Fun museum that shows Rwanda before the arrival of Europeans. Also has a little zoo with special animal exhibits.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nic_Blackburn1
Reviewed 27 April 2019

but the guards were nice to us. It is a surprisingly modest place, you'd expect the first western occupants to build something more impressive. I appreciated that.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wetlander-2013
Reviewed 13 March 2019 via mobile

I was in a business meeting about opening of the museum as one of the world cultural center. I managed to go around, see some snakes and crocodiles, and some history about Kant. However do not expect much, but us worth visit than staying at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 March 2019

The guide spent over an hour with us, giving us a lot of interesting detailed history or Rwanda. Very interesting

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AbdulShakoor
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

My friend and I decided to walk to this place from our hotel. First, the pin location in trip advisor is wrong, it is farther down KN 2. When we finally made it the price to get in was saltine two one price fir the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank amberdQ2283YB
Reviewed 25 October 2018

This gave me a background to the history of Rwanda. I did have a guide who read *every* notice board throughout the whole museum which I could have done without.... She was very sweet and I didn't want to be rude but it could have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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29 October 2017|
Response from Gesmi2017 | Reviewed this property |
You would need to approach the Museum directly for that. I was simply a visitor.