Preservation of the 19th-Century Andafiavaratra Palace Museum in Antananarivo
This project involves the restoration of the building’s mud walls (Tamboho) using traditional building methods.
Built in 1872 and adapted for reuse as a museum in 1997, the Andafiavaratra Palace Museum preserves objects and historical collections of great importance to the Kingdom of Madagascar. [Photo credit: Project organizer]
Location: Antananarivo, Madagascar, Eastern Africa, Africa Organiser(s): Ministry of Culture and Handicrafts Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $32,545 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2015 Project Status: CompletedProject owner? Update this project