Owo museum of antiquities

Owo, Nigeria

History of Owo museum of antiquities

Owo museum of antiquities 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.

Security/Safety

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

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

  • 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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    Owo, Nigeria

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