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Bulawayo National Gallery of Zimbabwe

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Interesting gallery

Visited this gallery during a visit to Bulawayo. It is located in a beautiful colonial building... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
angela b
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Broken Hill, Australia
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Bulawayo National Gallery

Well built structure with artistic colour co-ordinated walls, detailing the important history of... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
alfredm657
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Harare, Zimbabwe
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Leopold Takawira Ave | Corner 75 Main St, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this gallery during a visit to Bulawayo. It is located in a beautiful colonial building within the CBD, collection is interesting, we spent about an hour here.Staff are very friendly and helpful. Pleasant place to have coffee within the precinct and a nice gallery...More

Thank angela b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much talent hidden in Bulawayo’s gallery. A visit to the artist’s workshops in the back yards is a must where you can chat to them & buy their paintings in really good prices.

Thank maria k
Reviewed 19 April 2018

This art gallery is unlike any other. The art gallery itself was great but the best thing was wandering out the back being invited into the artists' studios. It was such a cool experience and everyone was so lovely and passionate about their work. Highly...More

Thank maddy_chick
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A great use for an old space but its a mixture of art gallery and selling art. Lots of studios out back which can be visited. Great cafe in the building.

Thank TheTrailingSpouse
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Well built structure with artistic colour co-ordinated walls, detailing the important history of Zimbabwe.

Thank alfredm657
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We stopped here on our way through Bulawayo from Matopos and we are so glad that we did. It is a beautiful old building that is very well maintained with wooden floor boards that creak as you move from room to room. There was a...More

Thank VM2012
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A bastion of culture and the arts. Engulf yourself with the beat of Bulawayo dedicated to the presentation and conservation of the artistic heritage.

1  Thank hikwam
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

There is plenty to look forward to. British occupation and influence in shaping Zimbabwe depicted in Pictures. Easy access to site.

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Almost no artwork, posters of the local football club throughout with so explanations as to why or who these 1970-80's stars were. No guides, basically nothing other than a nice old colonial building. I really wish I'd read a review like this before paying to...More

Thank Copey3
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Has a wide range of art forms from local artists. Including sculptures, paintings and beaded jewelry. One can see and put orders from the artists in the work studios.

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