Museums of Guinea

Sandervalia National Museum

The Sandervalia National Museum is Guinea’s national museum, located in the capital, Conakry. The majority of the rooms are empty, but there is a small display of traditional objects from various regions of Guinea, as well as colonial-era objects and statues. Various craft items are available for purchase.

Musée Préfectoral de Boké

The Boké Prefectural Museum is a regional museum in Boké Prefecture, Guinea’s Boké Region. It was inaugurated in 1982 and is housed in a small fort built in 1878.

Musée Préfectoral de Kissidougou

It is a regional museum in Kissidougou, Guinea. Created in 1971, it is noted for its collection of masks, which are believed to have magical powers.

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