Gidan Makama Museum

Adedotun Ajibade2020

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Gidan Makama inner compound. Gidan Makama was built in the 15th century. The building first served as palace of the Emir of Kano before it was converted to a museum in 1953. The museum is home to a significant collection of historic and cultural arts, crafts and items of the people of Kano.The museum is located in Kano city, opposite the present palace of the Emir 'Gidan Rumfa'.


  • Title: Gidan Makama Museum
  • Creator: Adedotun Ajibade
  • Date Created: 2020
  • Location Created: Kano State, Nigeria
  • Original Source: Adedotun Ajibade

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