Musée National du Tchad, N'Djamena

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Established in 1962, Musée National du Tchad showcases four exhibits that include prehistory, protohistory, archives and folk crafts, and traditions. Discover the pebble culture and Stone Age objects, see the baked bricks of the Boulala and Babalia people, as well as masks and different tools. Though some objects have been lost over the years, the museum continues to tell the story about the beginnings of human civilization. Add Musée National du Tchad and other attractions to your N'Djamena trip itinerary using our N'Djamena trip maker website .
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  • You can see a very important pieces from many centuries before. Needs more people to take care of the areas and keep it in more good situation.  more »
  • very good museum, if you understand French. two floors full of information, history and data, Entry for foreigners: 300 CFA. Few things to see in N'Djamena, so the museum is a must. Recommended.  more »
  • For the traveller who cannot browse Chad Museum offers a panorama of the cultures and history of the country. The collections are rich and some pieces of beauty. Museology is not perfect and a little bit messy but with the means available it is a remarkable work. The room dedicated to Toumaï and paleontological discoveries is very explicit. The guide who accompanied me was knowledgeable and attentive I found clever and relevant it permits to Chadian students join in of "private" visit it has thus demonstrated civility, generosity and allowed me to share with young people eager to learn about their environment and the history of their country.
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  • Good and especially culturally cooool
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  • A Chadian cultural treasure
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  • Really very very good especially culturally
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  • Discovered the most ancient skull found in Chad sub original transfer France
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  • Can say is very good with the beginning.
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