A photo taken on September 27, 2017 shows the National Museum of Liberia established during the presidency of William Tubman in 1958.  / AFP PHOTO / CRISTINA ALDEHUELA        (Photo credit should read CRISTINA ALDEHUELA/AFP/Getty Images)

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Liberia National Museum


The museum's collection was depleted during the war years, but renovations (always ongoing) have created space for photo and art exhibitions as well as the ethnic and historical exhibits. Check out founding father JJ Roberts' dining table – a gift from England's Queen Victoria – as well as paintings and items representing Liberian tribal cultures. The building was the former legislature.

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