Owo museum of antiquities
Owo museum of antiquities
Owo museum of antiquities


Things to do at Owo museum of antiquities


Attend public lectures, Explore art, Learn, Relaxation, Sightseeing,

History of Owo museum of antiquities

This was built in 1968to accommodate the antiquities which were formerly in the Olowo Palace. It is notable as the site of significant archaeological and ethnographic material discovered in Owo area

Built by Department of Antiquities of the Government of Nigeria in 1968.

Located In the palace of the Olowo monarch, the Owo museum is the link between the past and the present with the aim of passing on history to future generations.


This is a very safe location.

  • do not touch any of the artifacts

What To Bring

Before heading to Owo museum of antiquities, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • A camera- create your own art in a room full of art.

Things to do while at Owo museum of antiquities

These are the following things you can do while you're here:

  • See the fossil collection

  • See the Terra Cotta gallery

Best Features

It is a sanctuary of Nigerian, Yoruba history.

Writer's Review

To learn about Nigerian history

Most common visitors

Inquisitive tourists and Ethnographic researchers.

  • Owo museum: a peep into early African civilization- Punch, 2014.

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