The Palace of King Mutara III Rudahigwa, Nyanza

Learn about the royal history of Rwanda at The Palace of King Mutara III Rudahigwa, built in the 1930s by the Belgians. Although much of the palace's furniture disappeared during the 1994 genocide, the home remains an interesting place with its three sitting rooms, one of which served for receiving only white guests. Use our Nyanza trip planner to visit The Palace of King Mutara III Rudahigwa on your trip to Nyanza, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Really interesting to learn about Rwanda's history and how they lived before the arrival of Europeans.  more »
  • About 100 kms south of Kigali you can visit the King's Palace Museum. Although the monarchical system was abolished in the early 1960-ties a replica of the original palace was made in 2008. Superb...  more »

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