Musee National des Costumes, Grand Bassam

4.0
#1 of 8 in Things to do in Grand Bassam
Learn about the clothing and the culture of the peoples of Cote d'Ivoire at Musee National des Costumes. Founded in 1981, the museum showcases a variety of traditional dress and crafts of all the ethnic groups that have lived in this territory. Downstairs, mannequins model the colorful clothes, while the second floor has a collection of old photos and postcards from the local history. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Musee National des Costumes and many more Grand Bassam attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Grand Bassam trip itinerary app .
Create an itinerary including Musee National des Costumes
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Musee National des Costumes Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
46 reviews
Google
3.9
TripAdvisor
  • My Ivorian friend brought me to Grand Bassem on a recent visit to Abidjan for an event. As we rode through the town, it appeared as if we rolled back in time. When we arrived at the building the museu...  more »
  • A little poor but it is necessary to help to keep the heritage and encourage the employees a little stroll in the city that's worth a shot
    View original
Google
  • Amazing experience! It was great to see the various clothes of the different tribes. Our tour guide and the museum guide really did a great explaining each of the exhibits.
  • Beautiful place to visit
Places to stay near Musee National des Costumes

Plan your trip to Grand Bassam

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Grand Bassam

4.0
Duration: 30​min
4.0
Duration: 30​min
2.5
Duration: 30​min

Side trips from Grand Bassam

3.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min