MICE Rwanda: Kigali Convention Centre

The spectacular Kigali Convention Center is an ode to the country’s glorious past and rich traditions but with a clear vision of the future. Definitely, one of the best places in Africa to organize and hold both national and international events.
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Positioned on a hilltop in the heart of Kigali, the Kigali Convention Centre (KCC) is one of the premier conference venues in Rwanda.

With a net floor area of 32,200 m², the Kigali Convention Centre (KCC) can host more than 5,000 delegates at a time and contains facilities for business, leisure and events. The Kigali Convention Centre is the premium events venue in Rwanda since its opening in 2016 and a hugely popular MICE destination in the East African region.

Kigali Convention Centre

The Kigali Convention Centre is one of the largest in the region. It’s multi-functionality and various facilities assist in hosting major exhibitions, conferences, summits, sports and social occasions, or the most cozy boardroom meetings.

With a net floor area of 32,200 m2 Kigali Convention Centre, can host more than 5,000 delegates at a time and contains facilities for business, leisure and events.

A wide variety of gastronomical facilities are offered to the guests such as Auditorium Club, the exclusive Business Class Lounge, Piazza Bar & Filini Restaurant a passionately Italian restaurant that provides a unique mix of sophistication and casual design.

The dome was constructed with LED lights that not only shine, but more importantly, last longer and conserve plenty of energy. The toilets use repurposed water, making this convention center not only the most expensive building on the continent, but one of the most eco-friendly as well.

Key Points

  • 32,200 m².
  • 18 meeting rooms.
  • Can host more than 5,000 delegates at a time.
  • 10 minute drive from the Kigali International Airport.
  • Radisson Blu Hotel Kigali adjacent to the Kigali Convention Centre.

Some numbers

Five star Radisson Blu onsite hotel with 292 bedrooms.

650 parking bays

14,034 m2 venue event space.

Net floor area
is of 32,200 m2.

12,610 m2 function space spreading over the 18 different venues.

6,062m2 for exhibition space.
6 restaurants and bars.
18 Meeting Rooms.
Fully flexible auditorium with capacity of up to 2,600 people seated and 3,500 standing.


Kigali Convention Centre’s main building, comprising the dome and a number of venues of various sizes provides a multifunctional hall suitable for events of all types and sizes, whether you plan to host a small conference of 100 guests or a seated concert with 2,600 guests.

Modelled after a symbol of ancient Rwandan culture transposed into a striking modern architecture of the future, Kigali Convention Centre is reflective of a nation on the rise.

Still not convinced? Here are some stunning pictures of the fascinating Kigali Convention Center. 


For further information, please contact:

Website: www.kcc.rw/
Email: kcc.kigali@radissonblu.com
Kimihurura Roundabout
P.O. Box 6629
Kigali, Rwanda.

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