Museums and Heritage

Kalakuta Republic was the name musician and political activist Fela Kuti gave to the communal compound that housed his family, band members, and recording studio. Located at 14 Agege Motor Road, Idi-Oro, Mushin, Lagos, Nigeria it had a free health clinic, and recording facility. Fela declared it independent from the Nigerian government after he returned from the United States in 1970

Red Door Art Gallery, Located in downtown Wahpeton, 418 Dakota Avenue, our mission is to increase and diffuse knowledge; to encourage the appreciation of art in all visual forms; to maintain a physical location for displaying visual arts; to collect and preserve objects of artistic interest; to protect works of art from needless destruction; to provide facilities, expertise and materials for artistic education; to offer opportunities for aesthetic enjoyment.

Black Heritage Museum is Supported by the Nigerian Cultural Commission, the Heritage Museum, housed in the former district officer’s office built in 1863, holds hundreds of artifacts and historical relics that chronicle more than 300 years of the movement of slaves through Lagos.

Nigerian National Museum is a national museum of Nigeria, located in the city of Lagos. The museum has a notable collection of Nigerian art, including pieces of statuary and carvings and archaeological and ethnographic exhibits.

Nike Art Gallery is an art gallery in Lagos owned by Nike Davies-Okundaye. The gallery is arguably the largest of its kind in West Africa.

Alexis Galleries is a heaven for artists and art lovers alike. They exhibit a variety of artists and designs at amazing prices. Image Map