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Museu dos CFM

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very interesting

finaly we visite the museu, the beautiful trainstation, with the museu. it is very informativ with... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2019
angelikaneu
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Maputo, Mozambique
unbelievable good

we were lucky, it was a cold rainy misrable day. there were hardly any people on the streets... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
lordfinsbury
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 28, 2019

finaly we visite the museu, the beautiful trainstation, with the museu. it is very informativ with all the pics. it is a glimpse in the past, and very well maintained. highly recommended

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank angelikaneu
Reviewed November 30, 2018

the Museum was really nice but it was not as what i expected before i go to visit, i feel like some thing was missed. but any way if you are in the train station better also to visit the museum to see a bit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

we were lucky, it was a cold rainy misrable day. there were hardly any people on the streets.... very professional, very interesting, warning....stay away on a week day or a busy day, the area infront the station is night mare

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lordfinsbury
Reviewed September 26, 2018

This small museum opened its doors in 2015 and is housed inside Maputo's awesome "Estação Central dos Caminhos de Ferro". It aims to preserve and disseminate the history of railway development in Mozambique. Old locomotives are the highlights of its collection, with permanent and temporary...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

The station is beautiful. The Museum has interesting historical info and photos, steam locomotives and railway cars, and a collection of various tools and machinery used by the railway. Well worth an hour or two. It's relatively unstructured, so you can climb into the cab...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

This is part of the main station which in its own right is a “must see.” The museum has some very interesting pictures and artefacts and a couple of engines. It’s so close to the cruise terminal and a must see.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank X8085XIalanf
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Here you find and excellent exhibition of historical facts and all types of equipments, from trains to tickets - all in a very airy and clean environment, located in the historic train station, one of the 10 most beautiful ones in the world!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank NIklas_Nico_Lehmann
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Awesome place. We took our wedding photos here. Must see if you come visit Maputo, even if its for one day. Our kids love it too.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Frederico V
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

The CFM Museum has existed in Maputo City since 2015, and is installed at the Central Railway Station in Maputo. This Museum was created to portray and diffuse the history of the Ports and Railways of Mozambique. Its main objectives are the study, documentation, conservation...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank pedrot857
Reviewed April 18, 2017

You don't need to be a hardcore railway entusiast to appreciate this little gem of a museum. From the well organised informational displays there's a lot to be learned about the history of the nation. Kids with shorter attention span can hop up in old...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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