I have just come back from visiting the Luthuli Museum this morning. Before this morning I am embarrassed to say that I had no idea who he was and was just really confused as to why everything in Durban was being named after him. After visiting your museum I can completely understand why so much has been named after him. What an amazing man.
Durban, SOUTH AFRICA: January 2010
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE
Chief Albert Luthuli became the first African to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for his non-violent stance in the fight for liberation. He traveled to Oslo, Norway in December 1961 – an epic and ground-breaking event to receive his prize for the year 1960.
22nd Poetry Africa Poetry Exchange
This is a partnership programme between the Centre for Creative Arts (University of KwaZulu-Natal) and the Luthuli Museum. The Poetry Africa has a long-standing commitment towards nurturing a culture of reading and writing poetry, especially amongst the youth.
There will be three guest poets who will perform and answer question from the audience. T J Dema, Mak Manaka and Severine Daucourt–Fridriksson.
Date: 18th October 2018
Time:10:00am – 12:00pm
Venue: Luthuli Museum
The Luthuli Museum supports on-site and travelling exhibitions that honour, explore and inform about the legacy of Chief Albert Luthuli and the Liberation Movement. Our current and upcoming exhibitions include the following:
The Luthuli Museum is a national cultural institution charged with conserving, upholding, promoting and propagating the life, values, philosophies and legacy of the late Chief Albert Luthuli.
I have just come back from visiting the Luthuli Museum this morning. Before this morning I am embarrassed to say that I had no idea who he was and was just really confused as to why everything in Durban was being named after him. After visiting your museum I can completely understand why so much has been named after him. What an amazing man.WHAT AN AMAZING MAN
Truly inspiring Paris, FRANCE: December 2010TRULY INSPIRING
Emotional, humbling and gratifying
Manzini, SWAZILAND: October 2010HUMBLING
An honor and a pleasure to see your fine museum and to meet the staff -Seattle, USA: October 2010AN HONOR AND A PLEASURE
A wonderful chance to learn about African history. Thank you
Frankfurt, GERMANY: April 2010WONDERFUL
An inspiration and we wish the thoughts of Luthuli could be learned by the world. -Hampshire, UK: March 2010AN INSPIRATION
More youth should be empowered with such great history
Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA: December 2010SUCH GREAT HISTORY
A soul rousing, heartfelt, emotional experience
Port Nolloth, Northern Cape, SOUTH AFRICA: February 2011EMOTIONAL EXPERIENCE
Vital history of SA well captured
Durban, SOUTH AFRICA: January 2011VITAL HISTORY CAPTURED
Inspiring to young generation in the world
Gaborone, BOTSWANA: March 2011INSPIRING
Very educational. Kept me abreast of our struggle heroes.
Polokwane, SOUTH AFRICA: March 2011VERY EDUCATIONAL