To conserve, uphold, promote and propagate the life,

values, philosophies and legacy of Chief Albert Luthuli.

(1898 – 1967)



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.


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Chief Albert Luthuli Research Chair Founders Lecture

The University of South Africa and the Chief Albert Luthuli Museum will host the Chief Albert Luthuli Research Chair Founders Lecture on Thursday 11 April 2019.

The lecture, entitled “Albert Luthuli Research Chair at the University of South Africa: Social Memory, Politics, Ethics, Language, Culture, Knowledge, and Artificial Intelligence in the Fourth Industrial Revolution”, will be delivered by Prof Muxe Nkondo, a member of the Unisa Council.

The Programme Director is Vuyo Mvoko, Anchor on eNCA.

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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.

Sunday Tribune retraction and apology to Luthuli Museum

Sunday Tribune apologies to Luthuli Museum for the false article.

Click here to view the article published on the 24 February 2019.

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