Very soon the Gambia will celebrate the opening of new museum in Janjanbureh village with the UNESCO support. The museum is devoted to the traditional masquerade costume – kankurang. Also you can see zimba, hunting and kumpo dress. The new museum will reveal the mysticism of the masquerade masks and the significance of the ceremonies.
It is assumed, that the opening ceremony would be held during the 51 anniversary of independence of the Gambia (18th of February).