National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe (NMMZ)
On this website, you will find information on all the museums in Zimbabwe and all
monuments and World Heritage sites.
A popular tourist and educational amenity, and acclaimed centre of scholarly
research and offers thousands of visitors a feast of attractive, modern, user
friendly displays. The largest national museum in KwaZulu-Natal, the Natal Museum is
dedicated to the collection, preservation, study and exhibition of objects of
cultural and scientific value, concentrating on both the Natural and Human Sciences.
South African Museum - Iziko
'Iziko' is an isiXhosa word, meaning "a hearth". Since the hearth of a typical
African homestead usually occupies the central space, Iziko symbolises both a hub of
cultural activity, and a central place for gathering together South Africa's diverse
heritage. To manage and promote Iziko's unique combination of South Africa's
heritage collections, sites and services for the benefit of present and future
The Origins Centre
The South African Museum of Rock Art is the first and largest part of the Origins
Centre to open; the James Kitching Gallery, a museum devoted to dinosaurs and
prehistoric life in general will open alongside SAMORA, thereby completing the
Michael C. Carlos Museum:
Permanent Collection: Sub-Saharan African Art.
To find out about African national museums, find
listings of museums by country.
Royal Museum of Central Africa
Cape Town Museums
Global Rock Art
National Museums of Kenya
British Museum: Africa Programme
Pretoria Art Museum
Robben Island Museum
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art
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