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Natural History Museum

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Good to visit for families

It’s quite small compared to other natural history museums i been to, but quite informative and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Good place for family and nature lovers

We reached there while touring the city of Maputo. The entrance fees was 50 MZN and I would say its... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Doha, Qatar
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Praca Travessia do Zambeze 104, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s quite small compared to other natural history museums i been to, but quite informative and scenic. Although the works of the animal figurines need more details and polishing. Overall a good visit, entrance fee is 50MZN per person

Thank MahaGalieva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We reached there while touring the city of Maputo. The entrance fees was 50 MZN and I would say its not expensive for such a place. It has many animals “not real” and I loved how its organized in a way that similar animals are...More

2  Thank Elkouteini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A museum simple but nice to visit. Ethnography of Mozambique is here we'll patent. The uses the costumes the people of Mozambique in above show.

Thank Joao B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This museum is pretty disappointing. The exterior is a nice architectural site but inside it's a bunch of stuffed animals with dust all over them. They can take more than the current 50 mts for entry, revamp the place and offer something more worthwhile. Save...More

Thank Sabina B
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We were in the city for just one day, and visited the museum as part of a city tour. Being in Maputo, I must be honest and say that I was not expecting much. But was very pleasantly surprised by this museum. It is a...More

Thank PeterA4963
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Was on a tour of the city of Maputo and this was one of the stops. What an amazing place lots of stuffed animals showing their habitat with good information beside it. Some of the fish upstairs were huge. The place looked old and worn...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 20 February 2018

This is the type of museum that you can visit in less than an hour. The models of the animals, reptiles, and fish make your jaws drop! It was fun to visit, but it was not a "must do."

Thank Elise G
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

While the museum’s specimens are in need of a spruce up, they have an impressive collection. Entry is only 50 Mets per adult, so practically free. Located in a nice part of the city to walk around, near many government buildings. Nice place to escape...More

1  Thank Traveller T
Reviewed 4 January 2018

A nice museum, like any other I think, nothing to write home about. all your stuffed animals, and general museum artifacts

Thank Nazarene_M
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Set on the tourist route as a must see it was disappointing that the museum was not kept to the standards one would expect. Some of the exhibits were life like but some were por. It is worth visiting if only to enjoy the building...More

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Morgan A
26 April 2015|
Response from Melissa kyla B |
It isn't free to get in but in mts it was pretty cheap back in 2013 when I was there last. It would cost next to nothing in USD.