Kalakuta Museum Private Tour

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After breakfast, embark on a visit to the Kalakuta museum highlighting the life of legendary Afrobeat musician Fela Anikulapo-Kuti—in Lagos with a private guide. Opened in 2012, the property served as Kuti’s residence from the 1970s until his 1997 death. Kuti is buried in a mausoleum on the grounds. See his preserved bedroom as well as other artifacts and exhibits pertaining to his life throughout the space. There’s also an onsite gift shop and a rooftop bar where you can savor a cocktail (own expense) while reflecting on Kuti’s many musical contributions. Right from the minute you step into the Kalakuta Museum grounds, first on the left is the Mausoleum where the late Afrobeat Legend was buried. Then from there you find the main entrance, leading to the ground floor of the Museum, here you find Televisions showing clips of late Fela on stage during his life time. On the ground floor you will find the souvenir shop filled with memorabilia of the late Fela, from T-shirts, to gift items and CD compilations of Fela’s music. Then up the stairs to the second floor which holds his bedroom, his clothes worn during his tours and stage performances, awards and more pictures of him, his families and his many wives (27). From here you get to the last floor which is an open Roof Top bar. Here you can soak up the sun while having lunch with Fela’s music playing. In the evening, experience live musical show at the New African Shrine with Femi Kuti and the positive force. Dinner and rest of evening at leisure.

Return to your hotel the visit. Dinner and rest of evening at leisure.

Overnight Eko Hotel & Suites or similar

Tour schedule:

  • Pick up tourists from hotel
  • Drive to KalakutaMuseum
  • Tour the museum with a private guide
  • Relax for drinks at the Roof Top bar
  • Drive tourists back to hotel

Duration: 4 Hours

Inclusive: Private Transfers, Kalakuta Museum Tour, Entrance fee, Tour Guide Services.

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