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Truly Malawian Heritage Compound

A place to go if you need to buy presents to take away or to your own home. Or if say if you love... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Nice shops

Good for purchasing souvenirs and mementos.The shops are nice and conveniently located next to Mama... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
Lilongwe, Malawi
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“Truly Malawian Heritage Compound”
Aug 6, 2018
“What a Gem”
Paul Kagame Rd | Chilambula, Lilongwe, Malawi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place to go if you need to buy presents to take away or to your own home. Or if say if you love African Art, Souvenirs, you must shop at Old Town Mall

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank GundaBoy
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I consider myself very lucky to have discovered this little gem of a mall. It's small, but the vendors have amazing products. I was able to find gifts for pretty much everyone here, from beautiful custom greeting cards, art, textiles, ceramics, and more. The items...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

Good for purchasing souvenirs and mementos.The shops are nice and conveniently located next to Mama Mia's restaurant, which is a favorite.Check out Bower's Grocery for healthy specialty grocery items.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Mr31615
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Hassle free shopping at reasonable Prices. Nice choice and good quality You pay what's mentioned on tags.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Sybille70
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

A good place to buy gifts and locally made handcrafts, especially AfriHabitat. I bought a lot of Christmas gifts there, and now planning to go back to shop for myself!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank KRinBK
Reviewed February 22, 2016

If you are this part of town don't miss Africa Habitat, finely crafted furniture and top quality gifts. A number of interesting restaurants and shops in this small mall.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Ewood2014
Reviewed January 11, 2016

If you are looking for a different place to shop a variety of artifacts such as crafts, books and arts etc. this is the place

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank mari0k0enign
Reviewed November 30, 2015

A very nice mall with good restaurants and shops. Mamma Mia is a great Italian restaurant. Some of the shops has nice souvenirs to a good price (they don't overcharge as they do in the market)

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank MiriamNandi
Reviewed October 27, 2015

Old Town Mall is the place where you can get a variety of services. Dentist. Optician. Food grocery. Artifacts. Restaurant. this place is very good and normally is very peaceful and quite. perfect for people who live in areas 3 9 6 .

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank imi2013
Reviewed August 14, 2015

One of the first places to be "referred to as a mall" in Lilongwe. Rather small with maybe about 10 or so shops but well maintained. Its located in the busy part of Lilongwe with 2 restaurants within the compound. Though small it caters for...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Yellowtopcab
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