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Museu De Historia Natural de Maputo: Tours & Tickets

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Praca Travessia do Zambeze 104, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth a look, the exhibitions are nothing amazing, quite basic. The building itself is beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019

The museum, for the time and the mentality of the period, can be considered complete, not less than other of the same period in Europe. There is a huge collection of stuffed animals. The imagination of the embalmers has reproduced bloody scenes that, in their...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Enrico R
Reviewed 14 August 2019

Old-fashioned museum - very old-fashioned - in stunning colonial-era building. Sadly, the main exhibit, filling the ground floor, is stuffed animals. We were fresh from Kruger, and my senses revolted at being confronted with these dead examples. Left withourt seeing the rest of the museum.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Ursosarctos
Reviewed 1 May 2019 via mobile

I know this place since my childhood. There's s unique collection of elephants preserved in featus stage. Highlight of the visit. I have visited this museum many times in the past. It reminds me of childhood. Wildlife is depicted in a way that's not to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank 662jorge
Reviewed 24 March 2019

I just came back from a visit to this museum. I honestly think they could charge more than 50MT & restore/revamp the museum. Beautiful building from an architectural point of view, but it is so dated inside & not really well kept. So much more...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank princessaimee19
Reviewed 16 January 2019

We had a Tour guide that took a group of us around the yard and inside the Museum. It was our second visit and with a guide he explained the history of the museum before and after the unrest that Maputo went through. It is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank matthemj
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. You can see animals in their natural habitat just like as they're alive. My daughter was so delighted! I've been living in Maputo for my entire life but being there with my child was an amazing experience. Children can see live...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Mellanin
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The museum itself is a bit dated but there are some interesting things to see. Get a guide as you will hear some interesting tidbits about it and is inexpensive. Some artistic surprises there too

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Loved how you get to see real size how huge the animals you see on a safari really are and the elephant fetus was really amazing to see. Won’t see anything like it in any other museum in the world

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

I found the exhibitions uninteresting and not really engaging. The museum appears to be unkept, probably because they lack funding to keep the exhibits looking clean and presentable. The actual content of the museum is just not very interesting. It’s just a group of displays...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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