WELCOME TO

THE WOMEN’S
HISTORY MUSEUM

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OUR WORK
 

 

Exhibitions
Both Upcoming and Past Exhibitions

The museum curates regular exhibitions both in physical spaces across the continent as well as online.

Research & Collections
Current Research and Collections Online and Off

The museum conducts research and compiles collections of historic relics and media.

Events
Exciting Upcoming Events

The museum holds regular events to promote our work to the public in Zambia, across the continent and abroad.

 
 

Our Mission

To research, preserve and restore African indigenous knowledge and living histories focused on women.

To introduce new cultural and historical knowledge through demystifying, popularising and functionalising indigenous knowledge.

To set an agenda of how African history on women is learned, how it is consumed and functionalised.

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OUR LATEST NEWS

Keep up-to-date with all that’s happening at the Women’s History Museum!

 

OUR PARTNERS

We are very grateful to have the following organisations supporting our work and mission!

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 LEADING LADIES PODCAST

Leading Ladies is an animated podcast depicting 17th and 19th century Zambian women who held significant positions of leadership. These stories challenge the idea that historically, women were not capable of being leaders.