Follow the museum’s metamorphosis from 2013 to 2018.


Find out about the interactive, young and digital Africa of today.

Spotlight on the collections

Spotlight on the collections

Cast your eyes over a series of 27 collections on various themes relating to history and cultural anthropology.

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    The museum's history

    The rich and fascinating history of the museum, from Leopold II to the present day.

  • Origin of the collections

    Origin of the collections

    How did the vast heritage of the AfricaMuseum end up in Tervuren?

 Latest publications:

  • mineralogy

    The Type Mineralogy of Africa

    Florias Mees

    Tervuren African Geoscience Collection, vol. 110

    Publisher: RMCA

    ISBN : 978-9-4926-6918-6

    30 €

    648 p.

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    Unrivalled Art. Spellbinding Artefacts at the Royal Museum for Central Africa

    Series “Collections of the RMCA”, special issue

    Published by BAI and the RMCA, A copublication with Philippe de Moerloose

    ISBN : 978-9-0858-6776-0

    25 €

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    The Birds of Cameroon. Their status and distribution

    Marc Languy

    Series « Studies in Afrotropical Zoology », vol. 299

    Publisher: RMCA (Partnership with the Royal Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences)

    ISBN : 978-9-4926-6958-2

    568 p., ca. 500 photos

    40 €