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Culture and Heritage

CULTURE
Kampala can be considered the centre of Uganda’s culture. It is home National museum, theatres, architectural monuments and universities.
The cuisine in Kampala has been influenced by cooking techniques from all over world. However, few Kampala restaurants do feature some dishes that are unique or characteristic of Uganda. Also famous is the Rolex, which is a mixture of fried eggs, tomatoes, cabbages and sometimes meet, all wrapped in fried dough commonly known as Chapati, this is sold on roadside stalls.
Kampala is also the center of the Ugandan art scene. There are a number of galleries exhibiting the work of modern and contemporary artists.
Famous traditional crafts markets are in the city offer you a wide range of African crafts. These range from metal works, hand-carvings, and paintings to mention but a few.

 

These are some of the cultural and heritage centers you can visit during your stay in Kampala

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KABAKA’S LAKE
4.75

It located in Ndeeba, between Ring Road and Nabunya Road.This Lake was dug out on the orders of Kabaka Mwanga in the 1880 as [...]
Address:
Ring Road and Nabunya Road

UGANDA NATIONAL MUSEUM
5.00

Visit is the biggest and the oldest Museum in Uganda which founded in 1908, the Uganda Museums remarkable collection spans over two million years [...]
Address:
Uganda National Museum, Kampala, Uganda, Kamwokya, UGANDA

RUBAGA CATHEDRAL
4.50

The twin-towered Roman Catholic Church. The huge building was restored for the Pope’s visit of Uganda. It has great historical significance in the history [...]
Address:
St Mary's Church, Kampala, Central Region, Uganda, Lubaga, UGANDA

THE ROYAL MILE(LUBIRI PALACE AND BULANGE PARLIAMENT)
4.50

At the other end of a ceremonial Royal drive leading from parliament on Buganda Kingdom, Lubiri Palace was built in 1922.The building was duly [...]
Address:
Mengo, Kampala, Central Region, Uganda, UGANDA

KASUBI ROYAL TOMBS
5.00

Visit the tombs that are of significance to the Buganda kingdom, the huge thatched-roof palace listed by Unesco as a world Heritage site. [...]
Address:
Kasubi Royal Tombs, Masiro Road, Kampala, Uganda, UGANDA
Phone: (256)-41-273600

NDERE CENTRE
5.00

Ndere Centre is the Home of Cultures, the center is built on 9 acres of well-maintained green, beautifully flowered walk ways and shaded by [...]
Address:
Ndere Cultural Centre, Kisaasi - Kyanja Road, Kampala, Central Region, Uganda, UGANDA
Phone: +256 414 254 567

NANTAWETWA MOURNUMENT
5.00

Nantawetwa Junction honors His Majesty the King as He travels from His palace (Lubiri) to His office Bulange/ Parliament, He must pass through this [...]
Address:
Kabaka Anjagala Road, Kampala, Uganda, Lubaga, UGANDA

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