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Natural History Museum

4.5/5
5 Reviews
Museum
Open Open from 8:30am-5:00pm
Address: Leopold Takawira Avenue | Centenary Park, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Phone: +263 (0)9 230 046

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The Natural History Museum, located on Leopold-Tacavilla Avenue in Bulawayo, opened to the public in 1964. It is the largest and best museum in Zimbabwe. The museum houses 75,000 exhibits, including specimens of wildlife and cultural relics that record the history of Zimbabwe. The Natural History Museum houses the second largest elephant specimen in the world.

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  • Monty10001
    Monty10001
    London, United Kingdom
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    Lovely old displays and dioramas

    Although in need of some new investment, it's definitely worth a visit. The ground floor has excellent displays of African wildlife (including some really cool old dioramas), including a big display o...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583524533000+0800)/
  • Xolani N
    Xolani N
    Bulawayo, Bulawayo Province
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    HISTORICAL AND ALL NATURE MUSEUM

    I remember going there the first time as a kid how the mounted elephant scared me, a good place for the kids to gain some knowledge on nature. Good place to go for a lazy inexpensive weekend outing.

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  • Tinashe Frank J
    Tinashe Frank J
    Bulawayo, Bulawayo Province
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    Intriguing visit full of history and adventure.

    The place is very amazing it is rich in history.The only letdown is they don't allow cameras for photo shooting.There is the history of the human race with skulls of homo habilis ,homo erectus etc as ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581905410000+0800)/
  • Lola008
    Lola008
    Powys
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    Worth a visit

    Now I am not really a museum visitor, however with time to kill along I went. Very pleased I did, mostly natural history, large section on C J Rhodes, & geological section, it really is very well done...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578561567000+0800)/
  • Richard H
    Richard H
    Esigodini, Zimbabwe
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    Well worth it although quite traditional

    Overall, I would thoroughly recommend a visit to this museum but I will point out a few things which I hope may prevent others going there in false expectation. Firstly, be clear that it is far mo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578423303000+0800)/

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