Harare

This eight horsepower single cylinder Engine No. 2554 was built by Charles Burrell and Sons of...
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IntroductionToday there are almost no memorials monuments and plaques within Zimbabwe to mark the...
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HistoryChief Mbari lived on the site of Harare kopje before the occupation in 1890, his brother...
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No women were included amongst the Pioneers, but it soon became clear they would be needed for...
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The large stand of over 5 hectares on the western side of the kopje given to Johnson, Heany and...
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The Queen’s Hotel was opened on 31 December 1899 on the eve of the twentieth century and...
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This is one of the very oldest buildings still standing. Although the building looks...
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Meikles BuildingsThe Meikle Brothers came to Zimbabwe (then Rhodesia) in 1892. Stewart opened a...
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Cecil House (1901)GPS Reference: 17⁰49′29.08″S 31⁰03′01.28″E2 Central...
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Glen Norah East – “Bridge paintings”Elizabeth Goodall calls this frieze “...
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 ActivitiesThere were about twelve adult lions at the time of our visit; they are kept in...
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Makumbe CavePeter Garlake thinks that the immense Makumbe cave, 100 metres wide by 30 metres deep...
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Visits to the Harare Toposcope are best avoided. Skipper Hoste Drive that visitors use to drive up...
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The displays in the Upstairs Gallery cover a number of topics relevant to Zimbabwe’s history...
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Originally opened in 1903 and called the Queen Victoria Museum, it mainly focuses on archaeology...
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 Over 900 trees and shrubs of Zimbabwe are carefully grouped in sections to show the...
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Although the Chiremba / Epworth balancing rocks are not as extensive as Domboshava, or Ngomakurira...
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A game-viewing platform (bring binoculars) and a bird hide overlook a small dam. Food is placed in...
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The grandiose obelisk of National heroes Acre or simply Heroes' Acre, overlooking the town, was...
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Crocodile RockTo the left of the of the two large crocodiles are a line of ten hunters drawn in...
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 The stiff hike up the adjoining mountain, which is much more arduous than Domboshawa, is well...
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The Monument came under the custodianship of National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe in 1936....
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Lake Chivero (previously Lake Mcllwaine) Recreational Park is about 6,100 hectares in extent,...
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The bird sanctuary was founded as a non-profit organization by owner and falconer, Gary Stafford,...
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Gallery Delta’s formative years were at Strachan’s building in Manica Road from 1975,...
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Zimbabwean stone sculpture emerged in the 1950’s under the active guidance of Frank McEwan,...
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The Avondale flea market is open seven days a week unlike its main rival the market at Sam Levy...
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