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Awesome paintings, art crafts and fair prices. Peter (one or the owners) is a very nice guy to talk... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
R1723DGrafaeld
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one stop shop

this is an awesome gift shop located in the heart of Moshi. Peter and his mother are welcoming and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
krogozinski
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Yellow. Black. Green. Blue. Mama Africa Curio highlights Tanzania as a country of full of life, vibrance, and beauty in an extensive collection of dresses, paintings, Khanga and Kitenge materials, carvings, stitched bags and handmade jewellery. We...more
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Selous Street, Moshi 255, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome paintings, art crafts and fair prices. Peter (one or the owners) is a very nice guy to talk too. Highly recommend this shop to buy unique African art pieces or meet the owners which are very nice people.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank R1723DGrafaeld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is an awesome gift shop located in the heart of Moshi. Peter and his mother are welcoming and extremely kind. the shop has an array of locally-crafted paintings, jewelry, tailored items, and much, much more. Peter is extremely knowledgeable of the art in his...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank krogozinski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This shop has a fantastic collection of locally inspired and created art as well as a genuinely warm and friendly staff. Peter, one of the owners, was super relaxed and never pressured me to purchase anything (although I did buy a gorgeous buffalo painting). This...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unique paintings and other gifts that are sourced and made locally. Peter is a great shop owner who doesn't pressure you in to buying things and takes customer service very seriously. I would recommend this place to anyone

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mawe_madogo
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Having been fortunate enough to travel to many parts of the world, I've been to my fair share of souvenir and gift shops; none come close to the genuinely warm feel and good vibes of Mama Africa! Peter is truly a gem of a person,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank _ashimachop
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Mama Africa is a true hidden gem tucked away in a side street in the middle of Moshi. Peter, his mother, and the rest of his family and friends who work there every day are extremely welcoming, knowledgeable and up front about everything they sell....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Trail666680
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Mama Africa is an amizing shop to buy souvenirs/gifts when you're in Moshi! The things they sell are good quality and have fair prices. They support local charities. A small shop with a big heart!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dieuwertjeKoala
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Such a cute shop with all MUST HAVE Tanzanian essentials to take back to your families of keep as remnants of your stay in Moshi. They also support local charities by giving them a market through which to sell their products as well as donating...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Florence A
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

This little shop offers a nice range of souvenirs and gifts at reasonable prices. The personal service is so good and they speaks fluent english.You can look at things without any fuss!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Solveig E
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

This little shop offers a nice range of souvenirs and gifts at reasonable prices. Loved the personal service!

Date of experience: November 2018
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