Kalakuta Republic Museum


Things to do at Kalakuta Republic Museum


Explore art, Learn, Meet friends, Relaxation, Sightseeing,

History of Kalakuta Republic Museum

This was built in 2012to allow us better understand the life and struggle of the Late afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti. It is notable as home to the relics from the life of Fela.

  • Due to the corruption of the then military government, Fela felt he couldn't be part of such and declared the Kalakuta Republic a sovereign state and independent of Nigeria. 

Built by Governor Babatunde Fashola in 2012.

Travellers' Photos at Kalakuta Republic Museum

The Kalakuta museum is a 'living history' museum that gives an insight into the life and struggle of the late afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti.


This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Kalakuta Republic Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • A camera

Things to do while at Kalakuta Republic Museum

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

  • See Fela's stage clothes collection

  • Get a souvenir from the souvenir shop

  • See Fela's grave

Best Features

It gives an insight into the life of Fela

Writer's Review

To better understand the man that was Fela

Most common visitors

Art lovers, Historians, Curators, Photographers

  • Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s Home transformed into Kalakuta Republic Museum Opens in Lagos- Bella Naija,2012.

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