Zambia National Museum, Lusaka

2.4
#4 of 13 in Museums in Zambia
Find out about the history of the country through the exhibited works in ethnography, witchcraft, and art in Zambia National Museum. Read detailed textual descriptions about the superstitious rituals and ceremonies of the tribal witch doctors. See the paintings and sculptures of contemporary Zambian artists. Observe the statue of a man breaking his chains, called "The Freedom State," which symbolizes the nation's struggle for independence. The exhibitions are well set up and maintained, and the trip provides a great insight into the culture and history of the country. Plan to visit Zambia National Museum during your Lusaka vacation using our convenient Lusaka trip builder app .
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  • Without a guide, we wouldn't have learned so much. The displays have a lot of writing and are interesting but the museum at Livingstone was much better in my opinion. It's a way to spend an hour and.....  more »
  • A waste of time. Skip zambia for South Africa and And the wine country. Zambia is probably the worst destination I have traveled. Backward, corrupt, unsafe and unreliable. Don’t go for your own....  more »
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  • Simple place, beautiful and awesome.. it needs more effort to attract more people.. you adore the simple life after a small tour in there.
  • Nice museum, but could be better...
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