National Botanical Garden An interesting tourist attraction and centre for environmental education, the National Botanical Garden of Namibia (NBGN), was opened in Windhoek during 2000. The garden, which extends over an area of 11 hectares and is managed by the National Botanic Research Institute
Art and culture Windhoek has an active and lively community of art and crafts people. Galleries where exhibitions are held regularly and art can be viewed and purchased are the National Art Gallery of Namibia (NAGN) on the comer of John Meinert Street and Robert Mugabe Avenue and the Yebo Gallery in the John Muafangejo Art Centre (JMAC) in Katutura.
Windhoek has numerous bars and several nightspots where music is played until all hours of the morning.