Welcome to the Afrika Museum!

Check out below what there is to see and do in Berg en Dal and at our other locations: Tropenmuseum (Amsterdam), Museum Volkenkunde (Leiden), Wereldmuseum (Rotterdam). Our research institute RCMC (Research Center for Material Culture) organizes events at various locations.

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Japan en Korea - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

Japan and Korea

Lacquer work and a series of unique prints offer an insight into the long history that the Netherlands shares with Japan Link
Afrikaanse muziek - Afrika Museum
Workshop
On request

African music

Under the guidance of a music teacher you’ll get to know various instruments and learn to play rhythms. Link
Bodypercussie - Afrika Museum
Workshop
On request

Bodypercussion

By hitting, stamping, singing and clapping you can imbue your body with power and make music at the same time! Link
Azie - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

Asia

Life-sized statues, religious objects and musical instruments: a range of remarkable objects and stories.  Link
China - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

China

Get to know the ‘centre of the world’ as the Chinese call their country. Link
Afrika - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

Africa

Masks from the Dogon to powerful statues. Learn more about this multi-faceted continent. Link
Afrikaanse verhalen - Afrika Museum
Tour
On request

African tales

The storyteller never creates the tale on his own, sing, dance, play and join in! Link
Outdoor Museum
Exhibition
To be seen outside

The Museum Park

Get to know more about migration, identity, architecture, language and encounters in the Museum Park! Link
Australische kunst
Exhibition
Until 31-05-2023

Australian art

Contemporary work of Aboriginal art from the collection of the former Aboriginal Art Museum. Link
Indonesie - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

Indonesia

Imposing temple bells, glittering jewellery and powerful krises tell the story of Indonesia. Link
Midden- en Zuid-Amerika - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

Central and South America

Mayas, Aztecs, Amazon peoples and Incas: ancient cultures with a legendary history. Link
Oceanie - Museum Volkenkunde
Exhibition
Permanent expo

Oceania

From Australia to Easter Island: marvel at the similarities and difference between the island dwellers. Link

Want to see more activities?

We have more to show! Because the website is set to English we cannot show you the full programme, as some of our activities are only available in Dutch. Switch to Dutch to view everything we have to offer.