Mozambique National Ethnographic Museum, Nampula

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Learn about the cultural history of Nampula at Mozambique National Ethnographic Museum, which offers hands-on workshops to accompany the exhibits. As you tour the museum, notice how the exhibits are displayed chronologically, and learn about the evolution of crafts like "Arte Markonde," a traditional technique used to create dark wood carvings. Head to the craft workshops at the back of the museum to purchase local creations, such as necklaces and bracelets. For Mozambique National Ethnographic Museum and beyond, use our Nampula online trip itinerary planner to get the most from your Nampula vacation.
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  • Huge museum, but only two rooms of exhibits, despite the abundance of art, craftwork and history of Moçambique. The museum on Ilha de Moçambique was much better. But only MZN100, about €1, and...  more »
  • If you´re not expecting too much, and just in to explore, this place is worth a visit. I was in Nampula on a Sunday and was pleasantly surpriesd to find it open from 14-17h. The descriptions of the...  more »
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