Savannah African Art Museum


Privately owned museum showcasing 19th- and 20th-century spiritual and ceremonial art objects from 22 African countries, with museum volunteers giving guided tours. It was setting up its new premises at the time of research; check its Facebook page for an update on its reopening before visiting.

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