Natural History Museum, Bulawayo

4.2
#1 of 11 in Museums in Zimbabwe
Officially opened in 1964, Natural History Museum features exhibits on the country's history, mineral wealth, and wildlife. You can find rock collections here, stuffed animals, plus live snakes. The museum also houses one of the largest mounted elephants in the world. In addition to the exhibit galleries, the venue boasts a 120-seat lecture hall, a cafe, and eight research departments. Plan trip to Bulawayo with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • A lovely family outing. when with two teen Boys whom were amazed and keeped busy throughout. even it old still amazing people there running it Keep up the good work  more »
  • This is a wonderful museum! It has taxidermy examples of the local wildlife, from large to small, mammals, reptiles, & birds! In the central courtyard are housed live snakes, and there are excellent e...  more »
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  • It is a good place to visit, however the Zim economy has affected the upkeep of the place. There are live snakes there, Gabon vipers even. It's worth a visit
  • It clearly used to be amazing but it's getting minimal maintenance and all valuable items (like gold) have been stolen.
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