Frequently Asked Questions - Afrika Museum

Frequently Asked Questions

We receive several questions about the Afrika Museum. You can find the frequently asked questions and the answers below. When your question isn't answered, you can ask your question via the contact form

Is the museum accessible to disabled people?

Both the main building and the outdoor museum are wheelchair accessible.  The first floor can be reached by using the elevator. The African villages are accessible by paved paths. 

The museum has 5 parkings for disabled people. Three are located on the left of the entrance. Two are located close to the museum restaurant 'De Kalebas'. 

Is the museum accessible to disabled people?

Both the main building and the outdoor museum are wheelchair accessible.  The first floor can be reached by using the elevator. The African villages are accessible by paved paths. 

The museum has 5 parkings for disabled people. Three are located on the left of the entrance. Two are located close to the museum restaurant 'De Kalebas'. 

May I take pictures in the museum?

Yes that is allowed. You can only take pictures without flash. 

Is the museum accessible to disabled people?

Both the main building and the outdoor museum are wheelchair accessible.  The first floor can be reached by using the elevator. The African villages are accessible by paved paths. 

The museum has 5 parkings for disabled people. Three are located on the left of the entrance. Two are located close to the museum restaurant 'De Kalebas'. 

Are dogs allowed in the museum?

No, dogs are not allowed on museum grounds. Guide dogs and assistance dogs are allowed.

Does the museum have wardrobes or lockers?

Yes, the museum has a (unguarded) wardrobe. There are also lockers. Bags or backpacks larger than a sheet of A4 paper have to be placed in the provided lockers. 

May I take food and drinks?

You can take food and drinks but it's only allowed to consume them in the outdoor museum.

Has the museum an audio tour and in which languages?

Yes, the audio tour shows you the highlights of the permanent exhibition. The tours are available in Dutch, German and English. An audio tour is free and is available at the entrance. 

Has the museum an audio tour and in which languages?

Yes, the audio tour shows you the highlights of the permanent exhibition. The tours are available in Dutch, German and English. An audio tour is free and is available at the entrance. 

I would like to use the museum as a location to shoot pictures and videos. Is that possible?

This depends on the end goal. Make sure to contact the Marketing and Communication department by calling 088 0042 976.

Can I rent a conference room?

The museum rents different rooms and halls. For more information you can visit the page about Hall rental.

Has the museum an audio tour and in which languages?

Yes, the audio tour shows you the highlights of the permanent exhibition. The tours are available in Dutch, German and English. An audio tour is free and is available at the entrance.