It’s Africa Day, so head online and enjoy the continent’s (he)art


It’s Africa Day, so head online and enjoy the continent’s (he)art

There are some remarkable online exhibitions through which you can explore and celebrate Africa in lockdown


Monday is Africa Day. To celebrate, we’ve rounded up some interesting exhibits from across the continent that you can experience without leaving home.

In a world where social distancing, quarantine and lockdowns make travel a thing of the past, for now, even a walk to the corner shop can feel like a big adventure. Yet lockdowns have opened up the world in new ways. Many places you might not have considered visiting have become accessible in the digital realm.

With Google Arts and Culture (, exploring global tours, exhibits and attractions is as easy as clicking your mouse. Here are five photographic exhibits, tours and stories that give insight to the culture and art of a handful of destinations on the continent. ..

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