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Maputo Central Train Station

Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Enjoy it with the city tour of Maputo

Went for a city tour of Maputo and this was one of the to go destination. Very interesting to see... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2016
kimchixo
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Singapore, Singapore
A quite, colonial palce with a nice Coffee Shop

We visited the Old Train Station,which gives an idea of the old times, when Maputo was the place to... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
Asianexpert
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  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
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“on display” (14 reviews)
“art gallery” (4 reviews)
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Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Went for a city tour of Maputo and this was one of the to go destination. Very interesting to see old looking trains that are still functional. Great for photo-taking. Do not try to get drinks on a Sunday night as the place was all...More

Thank kimchixo
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We visited the Old Train Station,which gives an idea of the old times, when Maputo was the place to connect the sea with the Hinterland. There is not much activity here, although we were told that ther eis still 1-2 trains per day departing. Inside...More

Thank Asianexpert
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This is a terrific little place that has been envisioned and assembled with real thought and creativity. It's a pleasant surprise in a city that struggles with infrastructure.

Thank LudwellMom
Reviewed 8 January 2016

I visited the Maputo Central Train Station in Maputo together with my family on 28 December. This is such a wonderful monument, elegant and full of history! However, we were disappointed to observe that a monument full of culture and glory was closed to the...More

Thank 483paulan
Reviewed 23 December 2015

It was pretty hot but a good shaded railway platform had nice wicker chairs. The chair cushions were stained and need good clean. The beer was nice and cold and 4 of us ate a tasty octopus seafood rice a bit like a risotto but...More

Thank C3605ZPmiker
Reviewed 21 December 2015

This 20th Century Railway station is in an essentially 19th Century Second Empire style. It is an elegant building currently undergoing a renovation. The building was clearly meant to be a city focal point and has some beautiful plaster work and a lovely clock. The...More

Thank DohaInternational
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I was visiting the pub and restaurant which is located in Maputo Central Train station, which is also known as CFM train station (tip for foreigners - easy to tell taxi drivers), It was Internations get together. And the pub and atmosphere was superb. Safe...More

Thank Rajiv V
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

It is sad to witness the Maputo Central Train Station from the exterior. The structure was beautifully built however from the surrounding and maintenance it is deteriorating fast. Sad to see such a landmark being neglected.

Thank Charn P
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

The train station is being repaired and refreshed. What a difference a new coat of paint makes! Truly a tourist sight to behold. Good job Mozambique government!

1  Thank Marvin H
Reviewed 8 November 2015

You can see the grandeur this building once exuded but not it's been left to die slowly. Perhaps a bit more care would be good.

Thank Robzaza
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