Guided visit

Summer special: an object, a sound, a story: discovering Congo Square In French only

Tuesday 4 July 2023, 15:00

Tambour de type buluba, Congo RDC, Kasaï

Family visit to discover an aspect of the rich collections of the MEG. Library and permanent exhibition. Tuesday, July 4, 3.00 p.m. In French only.

As part of the "Partir en livres" program, whose theme for this summer is freedom, let's discover how slaves in New Orleans sang and danced on Sundays, their only day of freedom. After observing the buluba drum in the permanent exhibit, let's discover Sundays in Congo Square in the library's music room. The visit ends with the song "Wade in the water".

Places are limited and booking is obligatory by email to, specifying your name, first name, telephone number and the number of people accompanying you.

Date de dernière mise à jour de l'événement 14.02.2023
© MEG, Johnathan Watts

Practical informations

Bibliothèque du musée d'Ethnographie de Genève (MEG)

Carl-Vogt 65, 1205 Genève -

+41 22 418 45 60

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