Horniman Museum and Gardens’ Ancient Benin Kingdom Workshop
Learn about the culture, beliefs and achievements of this ancient African Kingdom as you handle replica artefacts made especially for the Horniman in modern day Benin City.
Uncover the stories behind brass plaques by carefully decoding the symbols and clues within them; discover how the Oba used objects to show his power; and see the stages of the incredible Lost Wax Process.
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