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Musee Maritime de Douala

Rue de l'Hopital, Bonanjo, Douala, Cameroon
+237 2 33 42 21 66
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A must see in Douala

The museum is put together well and our guide wss great. She told us many interesting things about... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Aunt V
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Mannheim, Germany
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Interesting!!!

Interesting visit with so many historical pieces, our country had a rich background and this museum... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2017
christie l
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great visit” (2 reviews)
“storm room” (2 reviews)
“guide” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Rue de l'Hopital, Bonanjo, Douala, Cameroon
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+237 2 33 42 21 66
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"roof"
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"port"
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

The museum is put together well and our guide wss great. She told us many interesting things about the history of the region and the port of Douala. The storm room is also great for the kids. Great job!

Thank Aunt V
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Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Interesting visit with so many historical pieces, our country had a rich background and this museum brings it all out. The storm room was by far the most interesting thing.

1  Thank christie l
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Reviewed March 11, 2017

My group of 20 visited this excellent museum and thoroughly enjoyed learning about the history of Douala. The guide was very knowledgable and answered all of our questions. The museum has 3 or 4 floors and a 3D ride. I highly recommend you visit when...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2017

This was a great visit. The museum is divided in 3 sections: one floor dedicated to the history of the Wouri coast, the Sawa people, the origin of the city Douala, and of the name Cameroon, and slavery. The second floor tailors to boats, and...More

1  Thank deboraflowers
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Reviewed February 9, 2017

this was a great visit! also for children. ON top of the roof you can see the port of Douala. The guides speak french or english as you wish. there is a simulator and 3Dspectacle.

2  Thank educaidconsulting
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

We visited the museum on a Sunday. The first good point is that it was opened on Sunday :) Secondly, the price to visit is quite affordable. We had a museum guide who took us round the various floors, he was ready to answer all...More

Thank Sarah L
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Rachael C
March 20, 2017|
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Response from christie l | Reviewed this property |
It costs 2500 frs per adult, I'm not sure about the price for children
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BotswanaHannah
October 23, 2016|
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Response from Sarah L |
No, in french....however the museum guides could always explain in English.
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