The Coast / Riceboro

Geechee Kunda Cultural Arts Center & Museum

622 Ways Temple Rd.
Riceboro, GA 31323

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  • Photo by Tammy Lee Bradley

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  • Get a taste of fresh sugarcane juice during the annual Sugarcane Harvest in the fall.-Photo by Tammy Lee Bradley

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  • Owner Jim Bacote tells the history of Geechee Kunda-Photo by Tammy Lee Bradley

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A center dedicated to teaching and preserving the heritage and life of the Geechee culture. Geechee Kunda is a living museum filled with African art, textiles, paintings, tools and craftwork used by the Gullah Geechees from the 1700s to the 1900s.Located in Riceboro, a former rice and indigo plantation, Geechee Kunda is home to numerous artifacts. The museum also features local artisans, singers, shouters and dancers at community events which are held throughout the year. The site is manned during the week but please schedule any appointments prior to visiting!

Info & Amenities

  • Admission & Fees

    Rate varies by event Call for fees

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Meeting Facilities

    Parking on Site

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Indoor Location

    Group Amenities

    Group Reservations Required



    Near Interstate Highway


    Special Tags

    Civil Rights

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Gathering at Geechee Kunda

    Gathering at Geechee Kunda

    04/21/2018 - 04/21/2018

    Join Geechee Kunda for The Gathering, a homecoming celebration that highlights the Gullah-Geechee culture. This day of fun and education includes herbal lore, arts and crafts presentations, edutainment, performances and various demonstrations. The event will also include low country dishes and vendors of local, continental and diaspora arts and crafts. Be a part of this great day of learning, celebration, and growth!

    The beloved event takes place Saturday, April 21, 2018, from 11 a.m. ... read more

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