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Genocide resistance museum at the Parilment building

On the Parliament Building grounds there is now a new museum which just opened this past July 2017... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
Bill W
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Hudson, Wisconsin
Best place on the of the hill

I don't remember how many time I walked around the Kigali's Parliament. Whenever remembering sad... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2017
Erk Z
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Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

The museum in the parliament building holds some additional aspects of the genocide and is a compliment to the Memorial. It shows the military and political side of struggle. Very well done and our tour guide was excellent.

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Reviewed January 9, 2018

This place just opened up and tells a complete story (with a live guided tour) of the resistance and background to the Genocide that eventually ended up with the liberation of Kigali in July 1994. Heroic stories.

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Reviewed January 7, 2018

On the Parliament Building grounds there is now a new museum which just opened this past July 2017. On our final day in Rwanda and after accomplished a couple treks up north it was suggested we visit the "resistance" museum at the parliament. I would...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I don't remember how many time I walked around the Kigali's Parliament. Whenever remembering sad memories during genocide time. But I hope that today there are more security guarantees.

Thank Erk Z
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

This is the parliament nothing special. The building is of basic architecture. You can see just stopping at the entrance.

Thank SE s
Reviewed February 17, 2017

The parliament is not open to the publics so I cant say much about it, though I notice from far some bullets holes onto the wall.

Thank Allen S
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Did not get in but passed by it like twice and was told that's the parliament building so can't say Mach

Thank SalmonAN
Reviewed July 31, 2016

The environment is okay. The building has a few bullet holes, i was told it won't be renovated reason being "they want to preserve their past" it's like a historic site i would say. I attended one of the parliamentary session, the language which they...More

Thank MemyMmbone
Reviewed January 25, 2016

Okay, a bit of history... There are bullet holes in the side of the Parliament. The government chose to leave them as a testimony of what happened in the 1994 genocide. It is a reminder of what was and how far the Rwandans have come.

1  Thank Jill H
Reviewed October 7, 2015

I drove past the Parliament enough times. There was nothing to write home about the parliament in my opinion, save for the few bullet holes on one side of the building. It also didn't occur to me that it is open to the public, so...More

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