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Good old school feel to all the things they have. Fascinated by the cars available but they are not... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
raynhiwatiwa
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Mutare, Zimbabwe
A lot of Zim Colonial History

It's a good affordable outing. Made for a great stop en route visiting the Bvumba. There' s a lot... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
MissCharity
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Harare, Zimbabwe
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5 Apr 2018
“Good”
18 Mar 2018
“An opportunity missed”
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

Good old school feel to all the things they have. Fascinated by the cars available but they are not being maintained. Materials were dusty and there were poor customer service.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank raynhiwatiwa
Reviewed March 18, 2018

It cost $10.00 to get into the museum, which I thought was a bit steep. It was very old fashioned, with lots of labels to read. Some of it was in such darkness that it needed a torch to read the lables! The facts were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

This very centrally located city destination CANNOT be missed by the tourist. There is so much to see and take in, you will be glad you did not miss it. The Natural Science chamber has a display on most habitats, but also included is a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

It's a good affordable outing. Made for a great stop en route visiting the Bvumba. There' s a lot of colonial history.. I would have loved to have more info and artifacts related to the histories of the various Manica people groups.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank MissCharity
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Have been visiting this museum since 1969, which is the official Transport Museum in Zimbabwe. My last visit was in 2012 when I had flown home from overseas to see my parents. I decided to visit the museum. It has the famous Jack Tar, steam...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Samuel M
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Mutare is my favorite place in Zimbabwe. The mountains are breathe taking. Additional are the antiques of historical and artistic treasure which are a master piece.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank asteenbok
Reviewed January 20, 2017

We went there as we wanted to catch up on missing links in our history and we are so grateful that the staff customer care was just second to none.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank LawrenceSambiri
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

A wide variety of pre-independent Zimbabwe weapons on show. The canon outside is a clear invitation to fans of history and warfare. The steam engine is a must see

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank N657MTjohnc
Reviewed December 27, 2016

If you take the time to really absorb what you are looking at, this is wonderful place. The displays on the colonial history are facinating so take time to read what you look at, especially at the photographs and annotations. Then the natural science displays,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Maputojane
Reviewed October 6, 2016

It is well maintained although a little dated. It has some good collections of old cars and other vehicles plus displays on pre-history of Zimbabwe. Definately worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank davidgrieveau
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