Facebook

Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background

[Watch Video] NHW2020 | Museum of Namibian Fashion | Ekori

IMG_1267_resized_20200924_060133688 Ekori - National Museum of Namibia
MAN would like to use Namibian Heritage Week to introduce you to our plan to develop a Virtual Museum of Namibian Fashion. The museum will feature photographs of historical and contemporary clothing and accessories. We will make the site interactive and welcome comments and contributions that might feature in the museum when it is launched by the end of 2020. We will post a couple of items this week to start the conversation. The second object we are introducing is an Ekori .Listen to Ms Cynthia Schimming , a Fashion designer and Otjiherero speaker explaining, the significance of the Ekori. The...
Continue reading
  219 Hits
  0 Comments
219 Hits
0 Comments

[Watch Video] #NHW2020 Hendrik Witbooi Exhibition | National Archives of Namibia

images-2
Ms Beauty Matongo, Head of the National Archives introduces a lecture by Mr Werner Hillebrecht about Hendrik Witbooi. Learn more about the man whose face is on our Namibian dollars.Kindly note that the viewing of the original exhibition will only be done when the National Archives of Namibia open to the public again.  
  271 Hits
  0 Comments
271 Hits
0 Comments

[Watch Video] #NHW2020 | Zambezi Museum

The Zambezi Region Culture Office organised a clay pot making competition for Namibian Heritage Week. The idea is for the skills to be passed on to the younger generation as part of the region's intangible cultural heritage. Ms Lisho, the Deputy-Director also joined the competitors to create her own pot. The best pots will be displayed in the Zambezi Museum that is being developed in Katima Mulilo by the Museums Association of Namibia in partnership with the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture.
  180 Hits
  0 Comments
180 Hits
0 Comments

[Watch Video] #NHW2020 | Museum of Namibian Fashion | Ongodo/Ongondo

M012_VK1049c_63
MAN would like to use Namibian Heritage Week to introduce you to our plan to develop a Virtual Museum of Namibian Fashion. The museum will feature photographs of historical and contemporary clothing and accessories. We will make the site interactive and welcome comments and contributions that might feature in the museum when it is launched by the end of 2020. We will post a couple of items this week to start the conversation. The first object we are introducing is the Ongodo (Oshikwanyama) or Ongondo (Oshindonga).Listen to Ms Elizabeth Betty Hango, the retired History Curator of the National Museum of Namibia...
Continue reading
  140 Hits
  0 Comments
140 Hits
0 Comments

[Watch Video] National Earth Science Museum #NHW2020

2020-Individual-Posters-Social-Media15
A narrated film of the National Earth Science Museum’s exhibition and the collections. 
  148 Hits
  0 Comments
148 Hits
0 Comments

[Watch Video] Let's Chat - Namibian Heritage Week 2020

Facebook-Header
Let's chat! leave a comment below. 
  162 Hits
  0 Comments
162 Hits
0 Comments

Namibian Heritage Week Activities 2020

Facebook-Header
So we know that Namibian Heritage Week is quickly approaching, but what does that mean during the COVID-19 pandemic? It means that the activities will be accessible to even more people than usual, no matter where you are, as they will be streamed on radio, social media platforms, YouTube, websites etc.Below, you will find what's happening near you and how you can attend. All the activities will be filmed and shared on the National Arts Council of Namibia http://artscouncilnam.org/ and the Museums Association of Namibia websites and social media pages, even after the week is over.Keep an eye out for more...
Continue reading
  470 Hits
  0 Comments
470 Hits
0 Comments

Join MAN

Read about our membership and join the Museums Association of Namibia.

Join MAN

Web development by Treasure Hunt Design Namibia