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Maputo Central Train Station

Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Beautiful Architecture

Very old building made the Portuguese during colonization, must visit for appreciation of the... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2016
Filipe_Amarante
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Bilene, Mozambique
Beautiful Architecture but currently under renovations

The main building is currently under renovation. We went inside the museum. The only disadvantage... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2016
Seaparo P
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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (14 reviews)
“art gallery” (4 reviews)
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Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Very old building made the Portuguese during colonization, must visit for appreciation of the Architecture. If you love trains you can visit the museum to understand more of the story about the trains stations in Mozambique.

Thank Filipe_Amarante
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The main building is currently under renovation. We went inside the museum. The only disadvantage is that everything is in Portuguese. It's worth a visit though.

Thank Seaparo P
Reviewed 10 April 2016

You will travel back in time when you visit this station. Quiet. Safe. Be sure to visit the station with a local guide. There is a small museum that you can visit - due to time constraints we did not visit it. If you step...More

Thank CoreneBloemfontein
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Real nice for people who want to see more of the colonial era of Mozambique. We will see some real old trains.

Thank Yannick S
Reviewed 30 March 2016

It was a pleasant scene with nice architecture ... old trains on display and a little art gallery and restaurant - worth a visit

Thank cristocd
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Renovation going on at the moment, so had to enter by side, but once inside really pretty, looks like they are trying to make a real heritage site, lots of memorabilia and old signage, nice little art space and excellent cafe

Thank liddler
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This place has a rich historical air about it but it lacks the attention that it deserves. There is a usually crowded bus station right in front of the train station entrance which spoils the view.

Thank rayperreira
Reviewed 28 March 2016

here you can see a bit of left over colonial style architecture, the train station is still in use. one can enter the platform without a fee, and as i remember coorect there are 2 locomoties from then-times on display - but do not (do...More

Thank nonatop
Reviewed 23 March 2016

It is an architectural beauty and the Square in front of it adds to its grandeur. The Station houses a museum on development of transportation in Mozambique. A very well documented and maintained museum. It is worth visiting.

Thank Rajesh P
Reviewed 22 March 2016

It is mostly renovated now so it is so beautifully restored in green and white which really shows all the fantastic details. The clocks are very impressive.

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