History of Igbo Ukwu
Igbo Ukwu was discovered in 1938. It is notable as the site of the famous Igbo Ukwu bronze works.
It was built by Isaiah Anozie.
Igbo Ukwu is a town in Anambra famous for its highly sophisticated bronze pieces dating back to the ninth century and have given it international acclaim. The works excavated are some of the earliest works of art known to the region.
Security/Safety of Igbo Ukwu
This is a very safe location.
What To Bring
Face cap or hat
Things to do while at Igbo Ukwu
Visit the various excavation sites
Take pictures of the bronze pieces.
Learn about the history of the pieces
It is a historical site notable for great bronze pieces.
To go learn about the rich Igbo Ukwu history.
Most common visitors
Curators, Historians, Tourists.
This place is history in our present-day: My tour guide to me upon reaching the Igbo Ukwu site.