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Independence Memorial Museum

Independence Museum

The Independence Memorial Museum (IMM) is dedicated to the country's anti-colonial and independence struggle. The museum functions as the central repository of material and memorabilia related to Namibia’s anti-colonial resistance and the armed liberation struggle. The museum showcases these aspects throughout three galleries. The IMM was inaugurated on 20 March 2014; by the former President of the Republic of Namibia His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Lucas Pohamba. As of August 2014.


- Guided tours throughout the museum.
- During Heritage Week, the museum hosts the Educational Scavenger Hunt for high Schools.
- Restaurant on the fourth floor, for leisure and relaxation.


Curator: Mr Gerhardt Gurirab
Tel: +264 61 276843 or +264 61 276845
Cell: +264 81 3513361
acebook: https://www.facebook.com/IMMNAM 

Opening Hours

Monday-Friday opens 08h00-17h00
Wednesdays 09h00-13h00 (Disinfection day due to Covid-19)
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays -Closed



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