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A must see in Douala

The museum is put together well and our guide wss great. She told us many interesting things about... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Aunt V
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Mannheim, Germany
via mobile
Interesting!!!

Interesting visit with so many historical pieces, our country had a rich background and this museum... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
christie l
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rue de l'Hopital, Bonanjo, Douala, Cameroon
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+237 2 33 42 21 66
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is put together well and our guide wss great. She told us many interesting things about the history of the region and the port of Douala. The storm room is also great for the kids. Great job!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aunt V
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Interesting visit with so many historical pieces, our country had a rich background and this museum brings it all out. The storm room was by far the most interesting thing.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank christie l
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My group of 20 visited this excellent museum and thoroughly enjoyed learning about the history of Douala. The guide was very knowledgable and answered all of our questions. The museum has 3 or 4 floors and a 3D ride. I highly recommend you visit when...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

This was a great visit. The museum is divided in 3 sections: one floor dedicated to the history of the Wouri coast, the Sawa people, the origin of the city Douala, and of the name Cameroon, and slavery. The second floor tailors to boats, and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank deboraflowers
Reviewed 9 February 2017

this was a great visit! also for children. ON top of the roof you can see the port of Douala. The guides speak french or english as you wish. there is a simulator and 3Dspectacle.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We visited the museum on a Sunday. The first good point is that it was opened on Sunday :) Secondly, the price to visit is quite affordable. We had a museum guide who took us round the various floors, he was ready to answer all...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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616rachaelc
21 March 2017|
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Response from christie l | Reviewed this property |
It costs 2500 frs per adult, I'm not sure about the price for children
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BotswanaHannah
24 October 2016|
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Response from Sarah L |
No, in french....however the museum guides could always explain in English.
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