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“More than just a museum...”
Oct 2, 2018
“The tomb of Agostinho Neto,”
Luanda, Angola
+244 222 653 900
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Reviewed July 13, 2015

Nice landmark for the Luanda landscape. Nicely illuminated at night. My 4 years old kid says it is a space rocket...lol

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank JosiasL
Reviewed June 18, 2015

Sorry that we could not get in. He was truly a great man for his people and the monument reflects this. However, the guards would not let us in to pay our respect and walk around.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Tanksmon
Reviewed June 13, 2015

Compared to the lesser funded museums this place is extremely grandeur, a lot of space almost entirely of Neto. It is interesting, we had a guide, which we didn't ask for, but he just appeared and spoke excellent English and showed out small group around....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed June 4, 2015

The monument is very unique. It pays tribute to the first leader of Angola after independence from Portugal. The concrete mast is a combination of many different designs. Try to get a guide to show you around inside to learn a bit more.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank TimJMeyer
Reviewed May 14, 2015

The most interesting part of the mausoleum was the concerts... The audio is not great but still a nice place to go.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank ElisaU528
Reviewed April 29, 2015

We got admittance, just, as members of a group The visit had been agreed in advance, but when we arrived we were told to wait 10 minutes because "a member of parliament is visiting". Eventually we were allowed in and were able to access the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank moraira
Reviewed March 8, 2015

The grounds are expansive and immaculate. Excellent for a necessary breather from Luanda (unless you live in a compound in Belas), when/if it's open. That part is still not clear. However, they do host realtively widely-announced cultural events there (some of which are fantastic!), which...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Djibuddha
Reviewed February 26, 2015

Drive around Luanda and you see the slums and the attempt at recreating the central city. The Mausoleum to the country's founding father is an interesting rift on some western countries national founding-father monuments. It's quite a site and well worth the time to tour...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank LeeMTucson_Arizona
Reviewed August 24, 2014

For people who cherish history of African leaders in the run up to the independence movement, a visit to this place is like paying homage to Mecca for the hajj trip. it is very iconic to keep the flame of Augustinho Neto burning in the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed May 6, 2014

I went on a closed day but a young man gladly showed me around quite impressive, he spoke good English as my Portuguese is very limited.

Date of experience: April 2014
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