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The Choma Museum and Crafts Centre

T1, Choma 20100, Zambia
+(260)3220394
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Very nice place in Choma

On our way to Livingstone we always have a break here at Choma Museum. We love this place and relax... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
jensiter
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Bremen, Germany
The Choma Museum

A place full of Zambian and African history. Visit this place and see for your self the historical... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Elastol M
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Lusaka, Zambia
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“history” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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T1, Choma 20100, Zambia
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+(260)3220394
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

On our way to Livingstone we always have a break here at Choma Museum. We love this place and relax in the shade and get food. They serve local food and fast food. Whenever you pass Choma it's a must to stop here.

Thank jensiter
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

A place full of Zambian and African history. Visit this place and see for your self the historical artifacts and monuments left behind during the colonial rule in the Northern Rhodesia. This is place has full history ranging from tools used to make the mighty...More

Thank Elastol M
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

It's not a very fancy museum but interesting enough to learn history about Tonga and Southern Province. It will only require half an hour to an hour to do this or you can enjoy some local food outside and sit under the trees, watch people...More

Thank Dring D
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Not fancy but a modarate place for learning the history of the ba tonga people. Great to visit with family and friends

Thank Stephen M
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

The museum has a number of interesting galleries and paintings depicting mainly the history of the area and people but also of some political history of Zambia. If you have at least 30-60 minutes to spare, then it is highly recommended to provide cultural insight....More

Thank Jonathan V
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

If you happen to be in Choma, and you have a few minutes to spare, or decide to want to learn a bit more about the locals, definitely The Choma Museum is the best place to start...

Thank Tulumbe C
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Fairly stocked museum with a good collection from of traditional items from the Tonga speaking people. Souvenir shop on site, also stocked well. Good lay bye between Lusaka and Livingstone from motorists. Do not miss!

Thank loriegrey
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Excellent summary of Choma and the southern province from colonial to current times. The facility also includes a good gift shop with prices below other venues.

Thank VaTechDad
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

We visited this museum during our Holiday in Zambia on our way from Livingstone to Lusaka, there is plenty of " how the Tonga people lived" history and their food, there is a good resting park where you could have a picnic, . The staff...More

Thank Haggai J
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

Best place to buy crafts in or around Choma. Avoid the hassle of Victoria Falls venders, and buy your souvenirs in peace. The prices are excellent and the staff is helpful. Vast selection of baskets, figurines, and moreI haven't found elsewhere. Well stocked and well...More

Thank Sarah D
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