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Interesting stories, a little run down as a museum

You basically see the building, because there are hardly any furnishings or decorations. But the... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Mary T
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Palace of the kings

If you visit Porto Novo than it is a must to visit the museums there. Take a look at the lifestyle... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2014
Coralikestraveling
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't Veld
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Not far from the da Silva museum is this former home of King Toffa, whose personal effects are on display, including photographs and his royal carriage.
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13 Mar 2017
“Interesting stories, a little run down as a museum”
7 Jun 2014
“Palace of the kings”
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Porto-Novo, Benin
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

You basically see the building, because there are hardly any furnishings or decorations. But the stories they tell you about how the kings ruled and about the succession process are fascinating.

1  Thank Mary T
Reviewed 7 June 2014

If you visit Porto Novo than it is a must to visit the museums there. Take a look at the lifestyle of the Kings from the past. It is nice to see how they lived.

Thank Coralikestraveling
Reviewed 21 August 2013

hmmmm, is the right word to start with for me to tell you how nice the palace was. i really enjoyed every bit of time i spent walking around the palace trying to know its history. i bet you will never regret going there with...More

1  Thank H D G
Reviewed 16 June 2012

This is different from the Royal Palace in Abomey. Much more recent. Worth a visit to learn more about the local history.

Thank Becky0222
Reviewed 23 January 2012

I liked the way of presenting and guiding through the museum

2  Thank bibi49
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