Location, Contact & Opening Hours






Kungoni Centre is located c. 60 km. South of Salima and c. 100 km. North of Balaka on the Salima – Balaka road. It is reached at the end of a short dirt road (suitable for all vehicles or a short walk) that is signposted to Mua Mission.

Travel Times from Lilongwe (thru either Salima or Dedza) and from Blantyre (thru Zalewa) are just over two and three hours respectively.

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+265(0)998310248 (Administrator)

(Please note that e-mail and telephone are not always reliable.)

Postal Address

Kungoni Centre of Culture and Art,
Mua Parish, P.O. Box 41, Mtakataka, MALAWI

Opening Hours

The Chamare Museum and the Art Gallery

Monday to Saturday, 7.30 – 4.00.

The Showroom is open as above, but also Sunday, 8.00 – 4.00.

(Please enquire about Opening Hours on Public and Church Holidays.)

Note that cultural courses and group visits should be arranged in advance.


Click here to see the List of Charges for 2020.

Kungoni Work

An attractive selection of Kungoni carvings is available for sale in Lilongwe and Blantyre at African Habitat, and on the Lakeshore, at Makokola Retreat, just off the Mangochi – Monkey Bay road.

Kungoni Websites

Click here to visit other Kungoni websites at KUNGONI Online.