Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe, Yaounde

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Examine all sorts of peculiar items and works of art that portray the nation's diverse culture at Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe. Part of a nearby monastery overlooking the city, the well-maintained venue has a total of four display rooms, surrounded by trimmed lawns and exotic decorative trees. Once you enter, grab a catalogue to fully immerse yourself in the ethnographic museum's mission, history, and exhibits. Inspect a variety of artifacts as you walk through the corridors, including unusual bronze and wooden statues, ivory pipes, and tribal masks. You can purchase a copy of the book-catalogue as a souvenir. Using our international travel planner, Yaounde attractions like Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This tiny Museum (3 pieces) is full of dust, poorly maintained, and without any explanation. If you are able to find the monk to open the Museum, after an unpleasant welcome you will see some beautiful objects in bronze, but once again without any explanation. There is a paper on sale but no one to sell it... Fortunately the price of entry is at the discretion of the visitor. If you go to the baby mountain for the view you can stop you otherwise don't make the trip just for that
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  • Very holy and peaceful ground of prayer. Quite and welcoming at any moment of the day. People of all dominion are acceptable if only your intentions are good once.  more »
  • I went there today.... You can't miss the place, just after the embassy of Malta you find the school and the rest of the monestry.... It is a peaceful place... most of the people are friendly, however...  more »
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