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The Top Art Galleries in Uganda

Sculptures on exhibition in Afriart Gallery
Sculptures on exhibition in Afriart Gallery | © Afriart Gallery
Visiting art galleries in Uganda is one way to delve into her rich, diverse culture, which is manifested in the works that are showcased. Here are some of the top galleries to explore as you marvel at Uganda’s stunning art.

Umoja Art Gallery

Art Gallery
Umoja Art Gallery
Some of the art exhibited at Umoja Art Gallery | Olive Nakiyemba / © Culture Trip
Umoja Art Gallery is a contemporary gallery aiming to revive Uganda’s cultural heritage while showcasing art works depicting Uganda’s daily life. Umoja Art Gallery encourages the exchange of artists’ work through exhibitions to foster the development of art in Uganda.
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Accessibility & Audience:

Family Friendly

Atmosphere:

Indoors, Peaceful, Quiet
Mon - Sat:
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Asante Art Gallery

Art Gallery
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Asante Art Gallery | © Olive Nakiyemba / Culture Trip
Asante Art Gallery focuses on prompting, exhibiting, and giving opportunity to artists and art lovers.
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Accessibility & Audience:

Family Friendly, Kid Friendly

Atmosphere:

Indoors, Quiet
Sun:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Mon:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tue:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wed:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Thu:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Fri:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Sat:
8:30 am - 6:30 pm

Nnyanzi Art Studio

Art Gallery
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Nnyanzi Art Studio | Olive Nakiyemba / © Culture Trip
Nnyanzi Art Studio was established in 1992 to showcase “art that touches the heart.” The art created is a combination of expressionism and cubism. Nnyanzi Art Studio exhibits paintings, textiles, crafts, and souvenirs.
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Accessibility & Audience:

Family Friendly, Kid Friendly

Atmosphere:

Local, Photo Opportunity, Touristy
Mon - Sun:
8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Afriart Gallery

Art Gallery
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An ongoing exhibition titled "Posers" at Afriart Gallery | Olive Nakiyemba / © Culture Trip
Afriart Gallery is arguably the leading contemporary art gallery. It also has the largest exhibition space at one of its two branches that’s a members only gallery. Howeverm it can be accessed with a day pass at $5, or membership, which is $14 and $27 for couples. Afriart holds monthly exhibitions to showcase some of the best artwork that has gone to exhibit worldwide. It exhibits paintings, crafts, sculptures, and textiles.
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Accessibility & Audience:

Family Friendly, Kid Friendly

Atmosphere:

Indoors, Touristy
Mon - Sat:
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
These recommendations were updated on March 20, 2018 to keep your travel plans fresh.