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Maputo Central Train Station

Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Train station

The train station has so much history , it was sad to see that it was not well up kept, the outside... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2016
Beautiful and interesting

Stunning little pub at the station, we didn't have a drink there but it was really clean and... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2016
Rivonia, South Africa
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Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

The train station has so much history , it was sad to see that it was not well up kept, the outside of the station was full of litter, which is quite of putting.

1  Thank marcocQ6314LR
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Stunning little pub at the station, we didn't have a drink there but it was really clean and inviting. Very beautiful look...

1  Thank M0nicaH0rn
Reviewed 24 January 2016

The building itself is very interesting, so a drive by is fine and suited for a few interesting photos. (Not much interesting architecture in Maputo other than this.) No need to go inside as it's simply a train station.

Thank Laurel B
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Definitely a must visit when in Maputo - and now there is even a nice restaurant in the building. If you are lucky you even see a train.

1  Thank Andreas Z
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Went for a city tour of Maputo and this was one of the to go destination. Very interesting to see old looking trains that are still functional. Great for photo-taking. Do not try to get drinks on a Sunday night as the place was all...More

Thank kimchixo
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We visited the Old Train Station,which gives an idea of the old times, when Maputo was the place to connect the sea with the Hinterland. There is not much activity here, although we were told that ther eis still 1-2 trains per day departing. Inside...More

Thank Asianexpert
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This is a terrific little place that has been envisioned and assembled with real thought and creativity. It's a pleasant surprise in a city that struggles with infrastructure.

Thank LudwellMom
Reviewed 8 January 2016

I visited the Maputo Central Train Station in Maputo together with my family on 28 December. This is such a wonderful monument, elegant and full of history! However, we were disappointed to observe that a monument full of culture and glory was closed to the...More

Thank 483paulan
Reviewed 23 December 2015

It was pretty hot but a good shaded railway platform had nice wicker chairs. The chair cushions were stained and need good clean. The beer was nice and cold and 4 of us ate a tasty octopus seafood rice a bit like a risotto but...More

Thank C3605ZPmiker
Reviewed 21 December 2015

This 20th Century Railway station is in an essentially 19th Century Second Empire style. It is an elegant building currently undergoing a renovation. The building was clearly meant to be a city focal point and has some beautiful plaster work and a lovely clock. The...More

Thank DohaInternational
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