Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization

36/38 Broad St, Lagos Island


About Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization

Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization was established following the pledge by Nigeria to preserve the materials and artifacts used for the 2nd World African Black and African festival of Arts and culture in 1977.The centre preserves the artifacts and core collections used during the festival and has the responsibility of enhancing and promoting the black African arts and heritage generally.It is located at 36/38 Broad St, Lagos Island, Lagos.  

History of Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization

CBAAC was established in 1977 after FESTAC '77 and the promise Nigeria made to preserve the materials and cultural artifacts used during the event.It's a cultural archive and repository for cultural works,arts,monuments,indigenous games etc.

Safety

The CBAAC is a safe place to visit.  

Best Time to Visit Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization

The best time to visit the CBAAC would be during its working hours of 8am-5pm when corporate activities are still on full bloom and one can enjoy the interesting arts.  

Most Common Visitors

The most common visitors are cultural activists, tourists and government officials.  

Weather at Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization

Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization is located at the South-West part of Nigeria. This region has two seasons which are the dry and rainy season. The rainy season comes from the month of May till early August while the dry season comes from the month of October till April. Usually, between the month of December and February Harmattan comes along.

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Address

36/38 Broad St, Lagos Island

Phone

0802 315 1008

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