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National Anthropology Museum (Museu Nacional de Antropologia)

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I visited the museum about 4-5 years ago. Since then the place has been closed for maintenance in... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2014
Luanda, Angola
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Good Museum

National Anthropology Museum (Museu Nacional de Antropologia) is located in a beautiful building... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
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10 Jul 2017
“Good Museum”
27 Dec 2016
“Small with some interesting pieces”
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

National Anthropology Museum (Museu Nacional de Antropologia) is located in a beautiful building. Collection is good to hold your interest for an hour.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank HappyR108
Reviewed December 27, 2016

This museum is located in an old colonial building, which is interesting in itself. There are a number of exhibits of artefacts - some of which are very beautiful. Labels in English would be very helpful to non-Portuguese speakers (though enough can be gleaned). I...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank fishfan1234
Reviewed December 4, 2015

Angola is an emerging nation for tourism. Much of the historical significance has been lost. The curators at this museum have a genuine love of their work and are eager to show you the specimens that have been preserved. A worthwhile visit if you have...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank DERtravels
Reviewed June 13, 2015

This is a tiny museum with some interesting pieces, but sadly poorly displayed. Because there is not an overly amount of museums or touristy things to do, this is worth the pittance admission. Washrooms are decent. no gift shop, no food to buy

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

I visited the museum about 4-5 years ago. Since then the place has been closed for maintenance in many occasions. I couldn't get right the museums schedule, so when I arrived it seemed to be closed but after a brief discussion with one of the...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank LizzSardinha
Reviewed November 5, 2012

The French funded the restoration of a wealthy slave trader's house in a lovely manner. I visited during an open day for schools and was lucky enough to have the director take me around. He was most informative guide (in Portuguese) and interesting artifacts.Normally only...More

3  Thank Poleinahole
Reviewed October 23, 2012

Angolan Ministry of Culture should do a better service. Generally it closes on Sundays! There's nothing to learn or see that worth

2  Thank Kool2bbop
Reviewed April 2, 2012

I was there in a guided tour organized by a local university. The exhibition was interesting but nobody has idea of how to answer questions

3  Thank Farid_Matuk
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