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Address: No 1, Dan Hausa Road, Kano, Nigeria
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Gidan Makama Houses historical ARTIFACTS of Kano

The building is constructed with indigenous building materials so also the architecture and construction and not far away from the Kano Emir's Palace. It is a museum full of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 July 2016
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Kano, Nigeria

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

The building is constructed with indigenous building materials so also the architecture and construction and not far away from the Kano Emir's Palace. It is a museum full of historical artifacts of Kano dating back several hundreds of years. There are excavated huge pots for production of iron, arrows, bows, swords, spear etc.It is managed by National Museum of Arts... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Some of the rooms showcase the traditional architecture employed in hausa / fulani place buildings. The designs of the roofs have significant cultural and some also have spiritual meanings. Not a lot of "stuff" in the museum but the little that is there is worth your time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Rano local government am son of sarkin fawa but am living in Mozambique I will be back to naija next year on 23rd by god great

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