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National Museum

Opened in 1957, the museum contains archaeological remains, ethnographic items such as chiefs’ regalia, indigenous Ghanaian musical instruments, gold-weights, beads, traditional textiles, stools...
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Groot Constantia Museum

Established in 1685 by Simon van der Stel, the then governor of the Cape, Groot Constantia is one of the oldest wine estates in South Africa. In the 1770s the estate passed into the hands of the Cloet...
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National Museum

One of the most important museums in sub-Saharan Africa, although the collection is poorly displayed. The star exhibit is Lucy (or Dinkenesh, meaning "thou art wonderful" in Amharic), the hominid whos...
Cape Town Yellow pages

District Six Museum

Founded in the 1860s as a mixed community of freed slaves, merchants, artisans, labourers and immigrants, in the mid-1960s District Six was declared a whites-only area under the 1950 Group Areas Act,...
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Addis Ababa Museum

Housed in one of the oldest residential buildings in the capital with marvellous views over the city to the Entoto mountains to the north; contains a fascinating collection of photographs and other it...
Cape Town Yellow pages

Bo-Kaap Museum

The Bo-Kaap area is the traditional home of the Cape-Malay community, brought in as slaves from Indonesia. The museum, established in 1978 to depict their material culture, also contains an exhibition...
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Tanzanite Museum

This museum run by the Arusha Tanzania Tanzanite Foundation contains a video on the history of Tanzanite mining from the discovery of the rare gemstone in the Mererani hills near Arusha in 1967 to the...
Dar Es Salaam Yellow pages

Village Museum

This open-air museum consists of 16 replica traditional Tanzanian huts. There are traditional performances between 16.00 and 18.00 on weekends and public holidays and artists and craftsmen produce and...
Upanga Museums in Upanga
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The Arusha Cultural Heritage Centre

Museum and curio shop celebrating Tanzania’s over 120 tribes.
Dar Es Salaam Yellow pages

National Museum

Contains permanent exhibitions on the evolution of man, the history of Tanzania, biology and ethnography. Also hosts occasional temporary exhibitions. Open daily 09.30-18.00.
Downtown Museums in Downtown
Arusha Yellow pages

National Natural History Museum

The museum houses exhibits exploring the country’s colonial history, the struggle for independence and the experience of socialism under the independence leader and first president Julius Nyerer...
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Museum of the Revolution

Mon-Tues and Thurs-Fri 09.00-12.00 and 14.00-18.00. Sun 09.00-12.00 and 15.00-18.00. Weds closed. The museum, an initiative of FRELIMO (Frente de Libertação de Moçambique or Liber...
Arusha Yellow pages

Arusha Declaration Museum

The museum houses exhibits exploring the country’s colonial history, the struggle for independence and the experience of socialism under the independence leader and first president Julius Nyerer...
Maputo Yellow pages

National Money Museum

Tues-Fri 11.00-17.00. Sat 09.00-15.00. Sun and holidays 14.00-17.00. Mon closed. This museum is housed in the so-called “Yellow House”, the oldest building still in public use in Maputo. I...
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Irma Stern Museum

Opening hours Tues-Sat 10.00-17.00.
Maputo Yellow pages

National Museum of Geology

Tues-Fri 09.00-17.00. Sat 09.0-14.00. Sun and holidays 14.00-17.00. Mon closed. Free entry on Sun. Geological activities began in Mozambique around 1892, when the first mining services were establishe...
Cape Town Yellow pages

South African National Gallery

From an initial bequest of 45 paintings presented by Thomas Butterworth Bayley in 1871, the collection has grown to one of international stature, encompassing substantial holdings of South African, Af...
Maputo Yellow pages

National Museum of Art

Tues-Fri 11.00-18.00. Sat, Sun and holidays 14.00-18.00. Mon, 1 Jan, 1 May and 25 Dec closed. Established after national independence in 1975, the museum occupies a building dating from the mid-1960s...
Maputo Yellow pages

Natural History Museum

Tues-Sun and holidays 08.30-15.30. Mon, 1 Jan, 1 May and 25 Dec closed. Free entry on Sun. The museum contains a large collection of insects, started at the beginning of the 19th century, as well as s...