Museums and Heritage

Museums and Heritage– Discover the most visited museums in the world, comes with pictures, and will give you plenty of ideas for top museums to see on your own travels.


The Grand Mosque

Grand Mosque of Niamey is an Islamic mosque located in the capital city Niamey of the Republic of Niger. It is the largest mosque in the city, which is located along the Islam Avenue and it is one of the most important city landmarks. The mosque has been built in the 1970s with complete funding of the Libyan governemnt and with the full support of the late Libyan leader Gadaffi.

The Art Village

The Art Village– The Fisrt handicraft center built through Luxembourg cooperation through the DANI project, the Village Artisanal Wadata was inaugurated in April 1992 in Niger’s capital, Niamey, the Craft Village Wadata has a store representative for diversity the Nigerian crafts, mécanothèques for jewelery, leather goods. The cooperative thus offers an ideal setting…

The National Museum

The National Museum Boubou Hama is the national museum of Niger, located in Niamey. It was founded in 1959 as Musée National du Niger. Its first conservator, Pablo Toucet, designed the concept of the museum. Adjacent to the museum, also part of the Valley, are the Franco-Nigerien Cultural Center and the Center of Linguistic and Historical Studies by Oral Tradition. Image Map