Cultural Heritage is a unique cultural center on the outskirts of Arusha, Tanzania. We have curio shops, a jewellery boutique, a tanzanite and precious stone counter, a restaurant, bargain center and outstanding commercial art gallery.
Our Fine Art and Antiques collection is the only one of its kind in the world, ranging from African antiques to contemporary and wildlife painting and sculpture and photography. You will be dazzled by our assembly of art and artifacts. The Gallery is a breath taking feat of engineering and artful display that will leave you awe-struck.
The Gallery was opened in 2010 after many years of imaging and five years of construction. The unique exterior was designed by our very own Director while the interior is the brainchild of Studio Infinity, a firm of architects from Nairobi.
The Gallery exterior is inspired by a drum, shield and spear; well known African objects charged with traditional meanings. The spear represents survival and strength and us a symbol of masculinity, pride and prestige. The shield signifies safety and shelter and represents bravery and identity. The drum is a symbol of maternity and community as well as a means of communication and celebration.
Together these resonate with the gallery role in the community - to represents, communication and celebrate Africa cultural heritage.
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