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Praca dos Trabalhadores | Baixa, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It has 2 models of old trains one of each side of the station. It seems more like a museaum that a real train station. It very well painted and decorated. The view from outside its something the only bad thing is that in front...More

Thank RuiCardoso
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think the best and the most charming part of the train station is the main entrance gate. a great job of architecture which needs to be watched for a while to understand the quality better. the other parts of the station are also not...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The train station is worth a visit and has some interesting sights to see whether you pay for the museum or do it all by yourself like I did. It is architecturally impressive and colorful and I liked that they had plenty of signage for...More

Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly one of the most beautiful train stations in the world. This historic landmark of Maputo has been recently renovated and is well worth of a visit.

Thank Kristo22
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Nice building dating back from portuguese occupation. Built in its today configuration in 1904. Ranks at number 3 in a recent international contest of the 'nicest railway station of the world' (do not remember reference of the contest). The CFM rail museum inside the station...More

Thank guybernard
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The entrance of the Station is very attracting and beautiful. Its rated the most beautiful station in the world and sure it does deserve that ranking, its clean and safe at the same time. Very spacious with more freedom to move around and the trains...More

Thank LeratoMathebula
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

The building reflects days gone by in the Portuguese bygone era. It is perhaps worth a couple of minute visit. The museum is a very interesting visit.

Thank Albertgerber
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Visiting Maputo, its central train station is definitely a must see! This historic station, locally known as "Estação Central dos Caminhos de Ferro em Maputo" was built between 1908 and 1916, in the beautiful neoclassical "beaux-arts" architectural style. A large clock tower and three domes...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Located on the west part of town, this train is the hub for domestic and international train service.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

It is nice to go since there are not so many things to visit in the city however don’t expect too much. It’s a simple station and some chairs and couple of wall pictures. And you also get the chance to find tickets as they...More

Thank Arsani M
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