New African Shine and Kalakuta Republic Tour
This private tour gives the rare privilege to learn and have an insight into the life of the late Afrobeat king, Fela Anukulapo-Kuti. The building which is now a museum was Fela's home and is now open as a museum for travelers to explore. A number of personal artifacts and household items are on display.
At the Kalakuta Museum,you will also have access to purchase branded souvenirs and access his private closet. From Kalakuta Republic Museum, you will head straight to the New Afrika Shrine, a popular spot for culture, Afro music, good foods and drinks. The shrine is owned and managed by Fela's children,Femi Kuti and Yeni Kuti.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Kalakuta Republic Museum, 8 Gbemisola Street, Lagos 550104 Nigeria
Tour the Kalakuta Museum—With a private guide, you will have full access to the Kalakuta Museum, the home of late Afrobeat king, Fela Anikulapo Kuti. You will able to see and access his bedroom, personal effects and musical instruments. His tomb is also located in the same compound. Before it was turned to a Museum, the property served as Fela’s residence from 1970 until his death in 1997.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
The New Afrika Shrine, 1 Nerdc Road Agindigbi, Ikeja Nigeria
New Afrika Shrine—The New Afrika Shrine is an open air entertainment centre and host location of the annual Felabration music festival. Currently managed by Femi Kuti and Yeni Anikulapo-Kuti, children of late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, it is the replacement of the old Afrika Shrine created in 1970 by Fela Kuti until it was burnt down in 1977.The New Afrika Shrine showcases photo galleries of Fela and music performances by Femi Kuti and Seun Kuti thus making it a tourist attraction. On July 3rd, 2018, French President Emmanuel Macron visited the Shrine and pre-launched the Season of African Cultures 2020 in France. Macron said he had visited the Shrine as a student in 2002.
Duration: 3 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
12/13/2019 - 5/24/2022
Duration: 5 To 7 Hours
|Monday - Sunday:||08:00 AM - 06:00 PM|
1: ibis Lagos Ikeja, 23 Toyin Street Ikeja, Allen 100282, Lagos, Nigeria
2: Sheraton Lagos Hotel, 30 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Maryland 021189, Lagos, Nigeria
Traveler pickup is offered
Travellers who want a pick up from the airport will be charged $30.
Likewise, travellers who prefers to be in city a day before and will need an hotel accomodation will be charged accordingly.Airports
Cancellations and refunds:
- Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos Nigeria
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.